Coverage

19 October
2016

Consultants Cup

A GOOD DAY OUT
Region’s top firms come together at the Emirates Golf Club for the Big Project ME Golf Day.

With the intense heat and humidity of the UAE summer abating, it was time for yet another edition of the Big Project Middle East Golf Day.

Held on October 19, 2016 at the Emirates Golf Club, this year’s event saw a full roster of players, chosen from the region’s top consultants and architectural firms. Facing off against each other in allocated teams based on handicaps, players engaged in a day of intense and friendly, competition.

Additional sponsor competitions added to the sense of enjoyment, with Geberit hosting a putting competition; Stretch Ceilings holding a ‘hit-the- bulls eye’ event; and CCS with their ‘guess the number of tees in a bowl’ contest.

Truelux Group also held a competition for the ‘Straightest Drive’ on Hole 5 of the Faldo Course, while group partner a good day out Region’s top firms come together at the Emirates Golf Club for the Big Project ME Golf Day – Consultants and Architects Cup 2016 Electric Mirror held a ‘Nearest-to- the-pin-in-two’ competition.

Winners received a range of prizes, including overnight stays at the Four Seasons Hotels and vouchers from The Meat Company and Le Classique Restaurant.

Targeted at senior and upper management, this year’s Consultant and Architects Cup saw a number of first-time attendees join in, helping to foster a sense of networking and relationship building over the course of the day.

“The turnout today is a clear indication that the industry values these golf days. We look forward to hosting more over the years,” said Raz Islam, publishing director of CPI Construction.

“A special thank you is due to all our partners and sponsors. They provided us with incredible support and we couldn’t have done it without them!”