Client: Ruler’s Office – Sharjah
Location: Sharjah – United Arab Emirates
Services Provided: Urban Design, Plan Development
Total Built-up Area: 450,000 sq.m
Construction Cost: US $ 600,000,000
Starting Date: 2008
Completion Date: 2010
J.V. / Associate: HBPU (Historic Building Preservation Unit)
2008 - Based on the visions of H.H. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al-Qasimi, Ruler of Sharjah, the Heart of Sharjah development was designed to be the new beating center of Sharjah and enhances its prestigious position, as it houses the heritage and arts area that showcases the historical, cultural and urban layers of the city in an attempt to enhance its unique authentic values.
With its location on the North side of Sharjah at the Sharjah Creek, this project celebrates the art and culture within an area of dense population dynamic with urban activities and buildings including the Port of Khalid, Sharjah Courts, and the city center.