DWTC's other partners on the DTCD
project include world renowned companies including Hopkins Architects to the WSP Group for structural engineering, and the Mace Group for project management.DTCD is one of the most significant redevelopment projects currently being undertaken in the region, transforming the entire area surrounding the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC) in the commercial heart of Dubai into a business quarter of unsurpassed quality.
This year DTCD
executed 41 projects in Africa, contributing much to a greater understanding of mineral potential there.
The contract with DWTC includes one commercial office building, the surrounding public space, a substation and the basement of phase 1A2 of the DTCD
, adjacent to the Emirates Towers and Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Helal Saeed Al Marri, director general, DWTC, said: 'In laying the foundations for DTCD
, we are working with companies that provide advanced solutions to support sustainable development.'
has already made a mark as the address for blue-chip multinationals, while D3 - with new phases coming through - is finding favour with local and regional businesses in verticals such as fashion, accessories and the like, according to the latest Dubai office market update from Core UAE, the property services firm associated with UK's Savills.
Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) has broken ground on the $196m (AED720m) second phase of its Dubai Trade Centre District (DTCD
) development, after the on-time completion of its first phase.
Its twin major integrated commercial developments - Dubai Exhibition City (DEC) and Dubai Trade Centre District (DTCD
) - are being designed to have the capacity, facilities and infrastructure that can cater to the requirements of the world's largest consumer and trade events.
This paves way for the company to occupy 5,762 square metres - across three floors - in the newly completed office building at Dubai Trade Centre District (DTCD
Construction work at phase one of Dubai Trade Centre District (DTCD
), a 146,000sqm site where a hotel and commercial building are being constructed, is due for timely completion, officials told Construction Week.