Majid Al Futtaim awards enabling works to Dutch Foundations for first City Centre in Abu Dhabi

Dutch Foundations are in the final stages of enabling works on a new AED1.4 billion ($380 million) lifestyle destination in Abu Dhabi, with an opening slated for 2021. The works were scheduled to last 8 months and include services relocation, demolition, shoring, piling, excavation, dewatering and pile testing.

City Centre Al Jazira will include 153 stores, a Carrefour Hypermarket, VOX Cinemas, Magic Planet family entertainment centre, a fitness centre, as well as indoor and alfresco dining choices.

Total leasable area is expected to be 80,500 sq m within a built-up area of 215,000 sq m. The project is a joint venture between Majid Al Futtaim and Al Jazira Sports and Cultural Club.