Topic: Burj Al Arab

Renovation planned for Dubai’s Burj Al Arab in 2019

Jumeirah’s iconic, sail-shaped hotel Burj Al Arab is set to undergo renovation in the summer of 2019, according to company CEO Jose Silva. “We will also renovate [Burj Al Arab], probably in summer 2019,” he told Arabian Business. The hotel, which opened in December … More

In pictures: Marsa Al Arab is Dubai’s latest luxury mega-project

The $1.7 billion (AED 6.3bn) mega-project Marsa Al Arab is spread across 4 million sq. ft,  and will be developed on new two islands on both sides of Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. The project is expected to be completed by 2020. One island … More

Dubai launches new Marsa Al Arab mega-project across two islands

Dubai Ruler Sheikh Mohammed has announced the launch of Marsa Al Arab, Dubai Holding’s latest tourist destination development in the emirate, Arabian Business reports. The $1.7 billion (AED 6.3bn) mega-project, spread across 4 million sq. ft, will be developed on new two islands … More

Burj Al Arab forms part of miniature building collection

Russian designer Konstantin Kolesov has created a collection of finely-crafted souvenirs celebrating architectural landmarks from around the globe, including Dubai’s Burj Al Arab. The Jsouv Collection consists of 15 pieces, also depicting landmarks from New York, London, Paris and Tokyo. Made from solid … More

Barr + Wray wins trio of UAE landmark contracts

Barr + Wray has secured contracts on three landmark buildings in the UAE. The company, which supplies spas, swimming pools and water treatment services has been appointed to carry out work at the Burj Khalifa Tower, Capital Gate and the Burj Al Arab. … More