- Location Dubai, UAE
- Value Confidential
- Size 224,000 m²
- Client Dubai World Trade Centre
- Year 2017
These office and retail buildings are located at the centre of the Dubai World Trade Centre District Phase 1 along the main shopping streets and form the heart of the development.
They comprise low-rise buildings that vary in height between 9 and 13 storeys. All these buildings contain light-filled internal atria and accessible green roof gardens. The retail units located at ground level are linked together via a network of internal and external shopping routes and shaded arcades. They also provide a rich variety of interesting indoor and outdoor shopping areas.
The facades consist of a curtain-walling system that expresses the structure and follows a flexible office partition module. All office entrances are highlighted by a set-back facade with integrated planters.
Key features include:
- Facade planting
- Green roof gardens
- Rainwater captured for greywater usage
- Integrated reflective louvres and window blinds
- Shaded network of arcades
- External retail areas shaded by awnings
For further information about the associated World Trade Centre Masterplan, please click here.