Architecture & Design

Construction work on the new Palace of Justice in Kuwait is well under way with almost 37 per cent of the work already completed in record time, according to Pace, a leading architecture and engineering practice. The project, which broke ground during the first quarter of 2019, is a collaboration between the Amiri Diwan and the Kuwait-based Pace.

Work on the new Avenues Hilton Garden Inn Hotel on the northern coast of Bahrain is making good progress, with the superstructure currently standing at level 22, according to SSH, which is responsible for the design and supervision of the project.

Dubai International Financial Centre’s (DIFC) Gate Avenue has been awarded the prestigious LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold accreditation from the US Green Building Council and Green Building Certification.

Global architecture, planning and design firm CallisonRTKL has revealed 10 principless that are important for designing resilient urban cities in the Middle East in a bid to safeguard and prepare cities for the future.