Supported by World Green Building Council and several regional Green Building Councils, the 2018 MENA Green Building Awards celebrated achievements, success stories and best practices across the region. The Awards Program’s ultimate goal is to help establish a regional model for the built environment that is world-class and replicable.
The Annual MENA Green Building Awards identifies, recognizes and highlights organizations for innovative and outstanding sustainable building principles and practices in the MENA region. They are designed to facilitate greater understanding of the contributions from the construction sector to sustainable development, and lead to exchange of ideas and good practice in sustainability in the MENA region.
Numerous organizations, including public and private sector enterprises, associations, consultants and practitioners, who can clearly demonstrate innovation and a high level of excellence in sustainable principles and practices, have been awarded prizes at the 2018 MENA Green Building Awards during an Awards Gala Dinner which took place at Roda Al Murooj Downtown Dubai on the 9th of May 2018.
Sharing his thoughts on the prestigious award, Muhammad BinGhatti, CEO and Head of Architecture at Binghatti Developers said: “I am humbled and grateful to receive this prestigious Award at the MENA Green Building Awards. Our buildings’ designs suit the regional harsh climate in a sustainable way, as they are an excellent example of designs which are achieving sustainability through simple cost-effective designs and construction methods”.
The Real Estate development arm of Binghatti Holding operates throughout the UAE with an investment value constituting over AED 3 Billion across a portfolio exceeding 30 projects. The company currently operates in several areas throughout Dubai including Business Bay, Dubai Silicon Oasis, Al Jadaf, Dubai Marina, Jumeirah Village Circle, Liwan, and Dubai Land Residence Complex, in addition to a mega commercial project in Abu Dhabi covering an area of 1 million square feet. The company possesses bold plans for expansion in the coming years, specifically focusing on the growth of its Real-Estate portfolio in diverse areas of Dubai.