Al Marjan, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
One of two mixed use developments on the Al Marjan reclaimed island about an hours drive from Dubai that jm were involved with. The development is mainly beach front apartments with a shopping mall, gym, health club, and conference facilities. The apartments number about 1200, all of which have sea views, roof top pools and access to an extensive beach stretching along the front edge of the plot. The buildings reflect the nautical theme of the location with sweeping curves that enclose and shade the apartments which all have wall to wall glazing and extensive balconies offering unhindered views of the Arabian gulf beyond.