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Construction Begins on Rogers Stirk Harbour's First Towers in Middle East

Construction Begins on Rogers Stirk Harbour's First Towers in Middle East
Construction Begins on Rogers Stirk Harbour's First Towers in Middle East, Courtesy of Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
Courtesy of Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

Details have been released on Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners’ first project in the Middle East: Maryah Plaza. The four-tower, one billion dollar scheme will be built on Abu Dhabi’s 114 hectare Al Maryah Island, which is slated to become the emirate’s central business district.

The first tower is already underway, with completion scheduled for 2016. Once complete in 2020, prior to the Expo 2020, the entire waterfront plaza will include three luxury residential towers and one mixed-use tower with upscale apartments, a five-star hotel and high-end commercial space. 

Courtesy of Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
Courtesy of Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
Courtesy of Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
Courtesy of Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

The scheme’s overall master plan will aim to achieve a sense of permeability, connecting neighboring cultural and retail sites with an inviting, lush system of parks and plazas. 

  • Architects

  • Location

    Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
  • Architect of Record

    Pascall + Watson
  • Client

    Farglory
  • Engineering

    Buro Happold
  • Landscape Design

    Gillespies LLP
  • Interior Designer

    Stuart Forbes Associates
  • Area

    153000.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2016

Reference: The National, RSH-P

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Construction Begins on Rogers Stirk Harbour's First Towers in Middle East" 17 Sep 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/549215/construction-begins-on-rogers-stirk-harbour-s-first-towers-in-middle-east-2/> ISSN 0719-8884

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