Marina + Beach Village by Oppenheim
Designed by Oppenheim
Scope: 3,230,000 SF
Location: Dubai, U.A.E.
Estimated Completion time: 2014
The proposed design for Marina + beach village consists of three low rise, three pavilion buildings, and a few townhouses spread throughout seven city plots. The Beach front plots are separated from the city by a public park which is integrated into the site plan. Continue for more info and images after the jump:
Sustainability was the main part of the design process. Access to sun, wind, and light is crucial to high-rise design. In addition to the native landscaping many other sustainable strategies have been incorporated, ranging from grey water treatment to high efficiency light fixtures.
*Source | Oppenheim