Ramboll will provide lead consultancy and design, supervision and management services over a three year period on the first phase of the Makers District working alongside international architects BIG and MVRDV.
The 18-hectare mixed use development is designed as a waterfront community that cultivates creativity through residential, hospitality, commercial and retail space.
With over 1,000 residential units, 11,000 sqm of commercial and retail space and a construction value of AED 2 billion.
The first phase of the Makers District includes 13 mixed buildings ranging from mid- to high-rise with a maximum of 24 storeys with a built up area of approximately 390,000 sqm.
Construction will start early 2018 for the Artery and the entire scheme is scheduled for completion in 2020.