Location: Dibba Al-Hisn, Sharjah, UAE
Client: Sharjah Investment and Development Authority-Shurooq
Associated Local Consultant: Rashid Al-Owais (Architect of Record)
Services: Master Planning, Architecture, Engineering, Landscaping and Interior Design
Status: Detailed Design
Description: Located in the town of Dibba Al-Hisn on the eastern part of the Emirate of Sharjah on the Gulf of Oman, and close to the town’s old fort/hisn, this development, which is part of the new Dibba Al-Hisn Island Development, involves the design of a regional shopping center intended at transforming this location into a prime destination for locals, and an important stop for tourists on their way between the UAE and the spectacular Omani region of Ras Musandam. It includes one floor with a built-up area of around 16,000m2 of international F&B outlets, retail brands, family entertainment center, Food Court, and a hypermarket, focused on landscaped canal promenade and activity plazas, with a nearby 75m high national flagpole.