Excellent Opportunities for the Landscape and Playspaces Sectors

Landscape and Public Realm Opportunities in Abu Dhabi

  • $1bn Warner Bros theme park by Miral Asset Management to open on Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island in 2018
  • Aldar properties Dhs250 million 1,000,000 square feet Reem central park on Reem Island featuring a mosque for 2,000 worshippers, restaurants, shops, a skate park, play area for kids to open in 2018
  • CBT Unveils Community (pedestrian)-Oriented Phase 2 Masterplan for Masdar City focusing on outdoor environmental comfort and establishing a walkable cityscape by orienting streets and sikkak (pedestrian pathways) towards prevailing winds to create cool and shaded areas for walking, biking, and commuting to the city’s other neighborhoods
  • Al Wajeha Al Bahria mixed-use development project in Western region (Mirfa City Master Plan): the development’s public realm will include landscape and shaded pathways and beachfront pedestrian promenade for walkers, and cyclists to be completed in 2019

Playspace Opportunities in Abu Dhabi

  • Abu Dhabi Khalidya Ladies Park, the 46,000m2 project, formerly the Khalidiya Ladies Park, will include 12,500m2 of retail and leisure space and a new concept of outdoor space for Abu Dhabi
  • The park will include: education suites; a natural playing area; a shaded playground for children; a fitness area; a valley extending along the road; and an urban forest
  • Abu Dhabi Mall - Al Maryah Central – Abu Dhabi, the project includes the construction of a 2.3 million-square-foot shopping centre, which will offer 400 retail stores, a food market, 145 cafes and restaurants and a premier health club
  • Majid Al Futtaim to build first-ever City Centre mall in Abu Dhabi worth Dh1.4billion, which will have a Carrefour hypermarket, VOX Cinemas, fitness centre, over 150 retail stores and will be called City Centre Al Jazira, scheduled for completion in 2021
  • Arada developer to build $24billion biggest ever real estate mixed used project in Sharjah to feature an entertainment precinct called central hub that will be anchored by a musical fountain, children’s adventure and discovery complex and extreme sports centre