Energy International Corporation (EIC), a leader in the design, supply and installation of electromechanical products to the Middle East, has appointed Khalil Bilane as the General Manager of the company’s branch office in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Khalil assumes his duties as General Manager on November 1, 2014. EIC’s Abu Dhabi office covers projects in the emirates and surrounding markets.
“We are pleased to have Khalil join the Energy International team,” said Dr. Ned Fawaz, founder and Chief Operating Officer, Energy International Corporation. “Khalil comes to us with proven credentials as a sales leader. We look forward to continuing to build the EIC brand and grow our market share in the emirates under Khalil’s leadership.”
Khalil holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters of Engineering (Mechanical) from Lebanese University.
Khalil, a native of Lebanon, has extensive experience in the fields of HVAC and electromechanical engineering. Previous to coming to EIC, Khalil was the Owner Representative/Senior Mechanical Engineer for ADM Electromechanical Consultants where he oversaw all aspects of project management including budgeting, procurement, MEP & finishing, scheduling and reception.
Khalil has worked on a number of major projects in the Middle East and around the globe including Princess Noura University, the Ministry of Finance and Jabal Omar in Saudi Arabia; Beit Misk and Qoreytem Gardens in Lebanon; Lusail Car Park in Qatar; The Abu Dhabi Financial Center in the UAE and projects in projects in France, Romania and Morocco.
EIC’s Abu Dhabi office was one of the first established in the Middle East, a launching pad for EIC’s successful 35-year success story. The region has seen its ups and downs lately, but recent market reports show resurgence in the UAE construction sector with a special focus on Abu Dhabi which is forecast the lead the construction boom in the sector over the next few years.