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Leading Ground Improvement Experts

Marhaba! Welcome to the homepage of Cofra Middle East

Cofra unlocks the potential of unsuitable soils. As a leading global soil improvement contractor, we offer a unique combination of expertise, equipment and services. Maintaining the highest safety and sustainability standards, we provide innovative and competitive all-round solutions to our clients.

With its roots in the Netherlands, Cofra has 100 years’ experience in soil improvement. Our head office is located in Amsterdam and we have an extensive network of branches around the world. As a demonstration of our commitment to contribute to the region, we have established our Middle East branch in Abu Dhabi and operate throughout the entire Middle East region. 


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Cofra Dynamic Compaction (CDC)

No project is too small or too big for us!

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Other compaction techniques provided

We offer high-end solutions, with well maintained equipment, GPS quality control and high-level engineering. Want to experience our way if working or want to hear from our clients?

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Our commitment to safety

Safety is an important factor in Cofra operations. Have a look at our safety section.

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Treatment of compressible clay or sabkha soils

Cofra is one of the worldwide market leaders in the field of vertical drains used to accelerate the consolidation of compressible clay, silt and peat layers upon loading.


Cofra has an extensive and versatile fleet that meets each project requirement

Cofra has an extensive and versatile fleet comprising around 75 excavators and auxiliary equipment that can be deployed in the optimal configuration for each project. Cost leadership is essential to our competitive position. The optimization and standardization of our fleet is a continuous process whereby we not only invest in new build, but also ensure that the existing fleet is kept technically spotless.


Find out our other solutions

We have more to offer than just the techniques highlighted on this page.


Contact our regional representatives

Commercial manager UAE

For any question, request for quotation or a budget for your project in the UAE

Representative KSA

For any question, request for quotation or a budget for your project in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Our projects

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CDC compaction for Al Hudayriat Island

For main contractor NMDC, we are compacting the new artificial hills on the Island with a 16 ton Rapid impact hammer

CRC and CDC compaction for Dubai Waste center

A total of 182.000m2 was compacted in 2022 for the future Waste treatment center in Dubai

CDC compaction for Al Dhafra airbase

For an expansion on the Al Dafra airbase we have compacted in 2022, 700.000 m2 of area

CDC compaction for Jafourah Gas Plant

We provided two 16 ton CDC rigs between 2022 and 2023 for the site preparation of the Jafourah Gas plant in KSA

CDC compaction for Bloom living projects

We have compacted several phases in 2023 for this housing development project in Abu Dhabi