Sama Tower, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai
Height: 194m with 51 floors. Faithful+Gould was appointed by Atkins to provide contract cost management and contract administration for Sama Tower in Dubai. Situated on the upscale Sheikh Zayed Road, Sama Tower represents a truly modern design concept responding to the challenge of providing a unique and dynamic form combined with the most efficient and effective space planning. The theme is contemporary and reflects the vibrant and energetic urban scene of Dubai, whilst the form is dynamic and full of life. The 376 apartments comprise a mix of spacious 1, 2 and 3 bedroom semi-furnished luxury units.
Key facilities provided in the building include:
- A health club which includes a modern gym, spa, squash court and a multi-purpose hall
- Boutique retail and food and beverage outlets
- G+10 storey car park providing exclusive parking for tenants
- 20 hour security
- Card-controlled access for the tower and car park ensuring peace of mind for tenants.
Faithful+Gould set up procedures to manage the project costs through the process of the works. The challenge was management of procurement consultancy rates and provisional sums.