Official says Phase 2 of Dubai's d3 is 5% complete
Enabling works have been completed and construction has commenced on site, with the second phase on track to meet its mid-2018 deadline, Dubai Design District's COO said
The second phase of Dubai Design District (d3) is on track to meet its completion deadline.
Mohammad Saeed Al Shehi, chief operating officer of d3, said the phase is currently 5% complete, and will be ready by mid-2018.
This phase of the project includes the construction of workshops, showrooms, design studios, and exhibition space, all of which will be part of d3's 'Creative Community'.
Al Shehi added enabling works have been completed, and construction work has commenced on site.
The third phase of the project is being designed, and work on this is expected to start in 2017, according to Gulf News.
Al Shehi said phase 3, which will overlook a 1.8km waterfront, is scheduled for completion in 2021.