Al Rostamani Pegel, a UAE-German joint venture, will construct The Pad, the building’s developer Omniyat Properties said in a statement on Sunday. Work has commenced and completion has been scheduled for December 2009.
“The Pad has already earned several awards and distinctions from the international development community for its advanced technological design and functionality,” said Mehdi Amjad, President and CEO, Omniyat Properties. “The project will be central to Business Bay’s global appeal epitomising the digital age.”
The Pad, a 24-storey futuristic tech-savvy tower, recently won the Best International Apartment honour at the CNBC International Property Awards in Las Vegas, the largest industry accolades of their kind.
The Pad will feature 231 intelligent homes, ranging from studios to one- and two-bedroom apartments and various types of lofts, which will incorporate technology that will react, interact and communicate with residents. The technology to be used includes project feeds [iReality], where residents can alter their views by projecting images of their choice onto windows.”
“This is an important contract for Al Rostamani Pegel. The chance to work on a world-beating project such as The Pad is a career highlight for all involved,” said Rolf Weber, Executive Director, Al Rostamani Pegel.
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