KEO International Consultants accepts MIPIM Award at Ceremony Held in Cannes, France
South of Shamkha is a mega development spread over 4,300 hectares which will provide over 10,000 new villas in 43 neighborhoods. It is envisioned to become a regional focal point for the vibrant growth of Abu Dhabi in the decades to come. The project is located 50 km south of Abu Dhabi Island is planned as a series of neighborhoods focused on self sustaining regional community centers. The anticipated population that will reside within the new master plan is could amount to over 200,000. South of Shamkha is designed to provide sustainable living communities with a special emphasis on clean livable space. The design emphasizes large parks, pedestrian friendly landscaped recreation areas, shopping and retail, mosques, hospitals, clinics, health clubs, schools, playgrounds and entertainment areas. A green belt winds its way throughout the master plan to connect various district parks with district centers and ultimately provide a link to the city center and larger central parks.