Nakheel tenders for energy conversation consultant
Developer wants energy saving measures at five sites
Dubai developer Nakheel has floated a tender inviitng consultants to come up with energy conservation solutions for developments The Gardens, Discovery Gardens, The Gardens Furnished Apartments, Inb Battuta Mall and Dragon Mart.
The deadline for tenders is Monday, Feburary 17, 2014.
Last week, Nakheel revealed plans to have nine hotel developments in Dubai by 2016.
Chairman Ali Rashed told a news conference this week that Deira island is the potential site for the construction of four hotels, along with its existing one, adding to four other developments across the rest of the city.
The hotels will be part of new projects with a sales value of $1.63bn (AED6bn) to $2.1bn (AED8bn) that Nakheel will unveil this year, including homes, retail and leisure destinations, he said.
“We are seriously thinking of expanding in hospitality, which goes along with the vision of the Dubai government of trying to build enough facilities,” Lootah said. “By 2016, we will have nine hotels and more to be announced.”