Civil Engineering Division


The Civil Engineering Division is long and well established, finding its original roots in the early eighties with Port Authority of Jebel Ali, Jebel Ali Port Corporation, Dubai Ports Authority and as part of the Jebel Ali Free Zone upon its establishments and matching it in its phenomenal growth until the year 2005.

In 2005 and with many special projects fast developing all over Dubai, the Division was made into a separate unit under the Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation and was entrusted with all engineering regulatory activities for all Dubai World Projects, in addition to its previous jurisdiction of Free Zone, Ports and Customs.

The new mandate necessitated growth and change, and a challeng...

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CED Director Message


The Civil Engineering Division in Trakhees is well established with years of experience and a track record of achievements.

Our basic mandate is to ensure the integrity of engineering design through our Permitting function, and the assurance that this integrity is maintained during construction through our Inspection Function. We are also keen on aspects of engineering safety and esthetics in our striving communities and for that we also carry a monitoring and inspection function to cement our role in protecting the public.

CED is a pioneer in the use of Technology to enhance both performance and customer relations. It introduced e-Permit first and followed that by e-Site and e-Modify transforming its ...

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