EGCL wins five-year Dubai South catering contract

The company will prepare, cook and serve three daily meals to 15,000 people

Photo for illustrative purposes only.
Photo for illustrative purposes only.

Emdad Gulf Catering (EGCL), a subsidiary of GCC Services, has won a five-year catering contract with Dubai South, expected to begin in July, 2017.

EGCL will feed the 15,000 residents (Dubai South’s staff) of Sakany at Dubai South, the 145kl2 masterplanned city built around Al Maktoum International Airport.

Once complete in 2020, there will be a 55,000ft2 central kitchen and six dining halls, with a total seating capacity of 7,500. EGCL will provide all the necessary equipment, and manage the preparation, cooking and serving of three daily meals.

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Samir Sammour, EGCL CEO, said: “We will efficiently serve the residents of Sakany authentic food that would remind them of their food at home, whilst implementing a high standard of food safety.”

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