WB THEME PARK, YAS ISLAND
|Project Sector||Urban Construction|
|Project Industry||Leisure & Recreation Facilities|
|Project Type||Leisure & Recreation Facilities|
|Est. Project Value||US 1.0 billion|
|Description:||The project involves the construction of a theme park spanning over an area of 153,290 square meters (1.65 million square feet). It will include indoor and outdoor areas for 29 themed rides, plus other shows and interactive attractions, as well as dining and shopping outlets inspired by iconic characters from DC, Looney Tunes and Hanna Barbera.
CLYMB will feature a 9.75-meter-wide (32-foot) flight chamber, the facility will a gamechanger for indoor skydiving, highest climbing wall ata soaring 43 meters, as well as a series of other walls that are suitable for all ages and abilities.
The project will also include six immersive lands including Metropolis and Gotham City, Cartoon Junction, Bedrock, Dynamite Gulch and Warner Bros Plaza, reminiscent of old Hollywood. a Warner Bros-themed hotel and a car park. The park is expected to create 1,000 new jobs and will help increase the number of annual visitors to the area by additional 5 million people in the first year of opening.
|Client||Abu Dhabi Media Company, Aldar Properties PJSC, Warner Bros. Global Themed Entertainment, Farah Leisure Parks Management, Miral Asset Management LLC.|
|Consultant||Louis Berger Group, Inc., Think Well LLC, AECOM Middle East Ltd., Ramtech Software Solutions Pvt Ltd, Think Well LLC, KEO International Consultants (Abu Dhabi)|
|Main Contractor||Belhasa Six Construct (BESIX) (Dubai)|
|MEP Contractor||Drake & Scull International LLC (Abu Dhabi)|