Nakheel developer, Jumeirah Islands
Nakheel Developer, which is joint venture with Engel & Voelkers is one of the most known developer in Middle East, thanks to large projects like Palm Jumeirah, The Dubai Waterfront, The Universe Islands and The World. Main competitor in residential development is Emaar Properties.
Nakheel was founded in 2000 and now is hiring 2000 employees.
Most famous properties are three man-made palm tree shaped island on the coast of Dubai.
On July 6 in 2011 Dubai World's board, (which manages various businesses on behalf of the goverment) of directors announced that Nakheel legal ownership would be transferred to the Goverment of Dubai.
The executive chairman of Nakheel is Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum.
Main gaol is to develop strong sense of community and improve the quality of life for residents by developing a strong foundation of assets management and service delivery.
Nakheel offers a wide choice of residential, commercial, and retail properties in Dubai’s most vibrant communities, such as The Gardens, Discovery Gardens, The Garden View Villas, International City, Jumeirah Park, Jumeirah Islands or Al Furjan.
The great part of the Nakheel developer is the protection of the enviroment, like building artificial lake Al Warsan Lake Bird Sanctuary near Internation City. The lake is now frequented by at least 186 bird species, which is roughly 44% of the total number of species known to inhabit or migrate through in the UAE. As well as it become home to various species of plants, mammals, fish and reptiles. It's plan to be extend by observation points, nights lightening system for the birds and a water treatment plants (with capacity of around 4,000 to 5,000 cubic metres of water a day).
Artificial Reefs - help to increase the number of fish, coral, sponges, oysters and other marine life in surrounding areas. After couple of years that Palm Jumeirah has been built, documents shows how much life around it grow. It was discover that natural rock, wich Nakheel have used to built Palm Jumeiarh stimulated the population of marine ecosystem.
Walfare of the environment is always a major consideration for Nakheel project.
All Communities built by Nakheel:
- Discovery Garden - International City - Jumeirah Islands - Palm Jumeirah - The Gardens
- The World - Veneto - Al Furjan - Jumeirah Heights - Jumeirah Village
- Jumeirah Park - Warsan Village - Badrah
More info on website: www.nakheel.com