RAK Wharf Shopping Centre

2005 - 2008

Ras Al Khaimah

United Arab Emirates


* as SVA(Durban) in association with SVA(Gauteng)

This project is a catalytic project in the urban regeneration of the Ras Al Khaimah city. A mixed-use development comprising; retail centre, offices and apartments situated on the RAK Waterfront. The development acts as an active edge to the harbor and is adjacent an existing international hotel, which add critical mass to the precinct.

The 23 storey design comprised of two shopping mall levels of 82,228sq.m, five levels of parking, eight floors of offices and seven floors of apartments. The twin core lift towers serve the office and apartments, whilst the retail levels are served by separate lift and escalator access. The total development area amounted to 191,000sq.m.