Oryx Island reminds us of Island of Adria

Barwa Real Estate unveils $5.5bn Oryx Island development off the coast of Doha for spectators of 2022 World Cup

Barwa Real Estate has unveiled plans to construct a $5.5bn island off the coast of Doha at Cityscape Qatar with a short presentation of the development uploaded to YouTube on Monday 27 May. The Oryx Island film credits HOK and ABS and spreads over 2 million sq m away from the hustle and bustle of the thriving city of Doha.

With five floating hotels, an open-air theatre pavilion, commercial district, leisure areas and various residential options, Oryx Island has been designed to provide temporary accommodation during the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. A series of venues are also planned for spectators to enjoy the football matches from the island.

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One Response to Oryx Island reminds us of Island of Adria

  1. Benedict says:

    As per http://www.venturesonsite.com, the construction on this development is expected to commence in the 2nd half of 2015.

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