The Jumeirah Beach Resort consists of the Burj Al Arab and the Jumeirah Beach Hotel. In addition to nine themed restaurants and bars, the Jumeirah Beach Resort is surrounded by luxuriant landscaping and a host of additional facilities including: banquet and conference center, sports center, seven competition tennis courts, marina, marina seafood restaurant, arabian villas, beach-styled restaurant, supervised kids’ club, three swimming pools, children’s adventure play are.
The Burj Al Arab, Dubai’s 321-meter luxury hotel, is located on the shore of the Arabian Gulf. It forms the centerpiece of the world-class Chicago Beach Resort development that includes Jumeirah Beach Resort and Wild Wadi Water Park, a 15-acre water theme park. The design resembles the spinnaker sail of a J Class yacht, reflecting the seafaring heritage of Dubai. The combination of innovative, efficient structural design with dramatic architecture has produced a striking building that is now an icon for the UAE.
The Jumeirah Beach Hotel contains 600 luxury guest rooms and suites with views of the sea. The hotel is a dynamic 26-story structure, 93 meters tall and 275 meters wide. It is curved in plan and elevation, representing a breaking ocean wave. Faithful+Gould was selected to provide project management, concept and detailed design, construction management, handover and operational support services for the Jumeirah Beach Resort.
We assembled a team of consultants to act on behalf of the client and acted as the project manager and quantity surveyor throughout all phases of development works. The challenge was to work closely with the client’s team to provide a comprehensive service emcompressing cost and project management, architectural design and health and safety matters. All works were completed and the deliverables issued to the satisfaction of the client.