Topic: waterfront developments

10 Design completes architectural work on Dubai Creek’s Al Seef

Hong Kong architecture firm 10 Design has recently completed the architectural work on Dubai Creek’s Al Seef area, a newly opened retail and hospitality destination launched by Meraas. Leading the project from concept design through to construction supervision, 10 Design’s scheme broke down … More

Edge’s 1/JBR tower in Dubai has a ‘bold and clear design’ says Ivar Krasinski

Minimal is not a word that comes mind when thinking of most properties in Dubai. After all, for nearly two decades, developers have focused on ostentatious designs for buildings that are then highlighted with opulent finishes and fittings. One developer is striving to … More

Bahrain urban planning body approves new waterfront project in Manama

Bahrain’s urban planning office has approved the master-plan for a waterfront project spanning from Manama to Muharraq, Construction Week reported. The country’s Higher Urban Planning Committee has accepted the conceptual master-plan for a “large-scale waterfront development project, stretching from the King Faisal Corniche … More

Dubai’s Marasi Homes challenges the meaning of waterfront cities says U+A

A residential masterplan project by Dubai Properties, Marasi Water Homes is the first phase of a series of developments for the Dubai Canal. According to Sasan Niknam, design manager at U+A, phase one consists of over 160 berths with arrays of palm tree … More

Zaha Hadid Architects wins Tallinn port contest

International architecture firm Zaha Hadid Architects won the contract for the masterplan design of Estonia’s Tallinn port. Featuring a new cruise ship and ferry terminal, the development will also include office and housing districts intended to spark regeneration around the waterfront of the … More

Sponsored: EDGE adds Coastal Towers to its portfolio

Sponsored: EDGE, an award-winning Architect and Lead Consultant, is a notable expert in coastal architecture. After its recent design of 1/JBR, a luxurious high-rise tower located in such a prominent location of the Jumeirah Beach Residences in Dubai, EDGE undertook another equally fascinating … More