Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Damac's Ocean Heights stands 70 storeys high

Damac Properties, the luxury lifestyle provider, has announced that its iconic 'Ocean Heights' development is nearing 70 storeys in height, and that the development will be completed within a year.

This indicates the Damac's determination on construction and delivery of the skyscraper, which is finally expected to house 84 storeys.

Located at the entrance to Dubai Marina along the Al Sufouh Road, the structure is all set to be one of the most iconic buildings in the area, and is already towering above all other structures in the vicinity, with its twisting architectural design that now more evident.

The main contractor of the project, Arabtec, is completing one storey every week. The Alumco is installing the external blue glass cladding on the building. The electric wiring and cabling works inside the tower have reached the 60th floor, while the interior plastering and painting have reached floor 55.

The CEO of Damac, Peter Riddoch, remarked that the progress made by Ocean Heights project is a great testament to the tremendous team work happening on site.

Damac is on-track to complete the building, and this demonstrates the team work by all staff and contractors, he pointed out.

On completion, Ocean Heights will feature 680 apartments ranging from single to triple bedrooms, and 'Signature Series penthouse range', the ultimate luxury apartments with latest in hi-tech gadgetry and luxurious home comforts. The first penthouse floor is just been constructed at floor 67.

Apart from offering stunning individual homes, Ocean Heights will offer communal outdoor leisure deck, complete with pool, gymnasium, steam rooms, views of the Palm and Atlantis. There will be good accessibility with nearby links to the Dubai Metro and the range of leisure amenities and shops of the Marina on hand.

Ocean Heights is the third project at Dubai Marina, to be completed by Damac Properties. This will be followed by Damac Heights, another super tall structure due for completion in 2013.

According to the General Manager-Operations at Damac, Ziad El Chaar, the Marina continues to be prime location for people seeking for investment in property in Dubai.

"We hope the two iconic buildings, coupled with our already completed projects like The Waves and Marina Terrace, offers great opportunities to customers with a range of various options," he pointed out.

Ocean Heights is expected to be completed by the end of the year, contributing to the Damac Properties triology at Dubai Marina by next summer, El Chaar confirmed.

1 comment:

dubai-marhaba said...

I admire their positive attitude.This building is going to be a key attraction.