Topic: waterfront developments

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