Dubai building news – Dubai plans miniature city on planet Mars ; ‘The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour’ for Emaar Properties ; Hyperloop Pods and Portals in Dubai by BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group ; 1/JBR, 46 storey luxurious tower overlooking the upcoming Dubai Eye and The Palm.
BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group unveils the design for autonomous transportation system and the world’s first Hyperloop pods and portals in Dubai, UAE just as Hyperloop One inks major deal with Dubai Roads and Transport Authority.
Relating to both the sea and the city and in constant dialogue between them, the building bridges the city with the sea and vice-versa. Conceived as a continuation and a transition through the wide public space, the building dives into the ocean and merges with it.
Addition of an ultra-luxury resort to the existing Jumeirah Beach Hotel, which will comprise 350 hotel rooms with panoramic beachfront views of Burj Al Arab, dedicated new beach offering private beach experiences.
The client asked us to design a building that would become a symbol for Dubai. Sydney has it’s Opera House and New York has the Statue of Liberty so Dubai would also have a building that people would associate with the place.