Linesight Collaborates on Five-Star Leisure Resort on Palm Jumeirah

W Dubai – The Palm celebrates design and quality, creating an
enhanced threshold for the utmost contemporary leisure experience

DUBAI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–W
Dubai – The Palm
is now welcoming its first guests. The impressive
project was delivered on specification and within budget expectations.

The five-star hotel consists of three buildings and spans 100,000sq.m.
across Palm Jumeirah’s Western Crescent. Alongside the 350 luxury rooms
and suites, the hotel – managed by Marriott
International
– features a clubhouse, a 475-metre beach, several
pools and restaurants, landscaped gardens, back-of-house areas and
state-of-the-art security.

In addition, W Dubai – The Palm’s culinary attractions include two
Michelin-starred chefs – Massimo Bottura presents Torno Subito, his
first restaurant outside Italy, while Akira Back’s first restaurant in
the Middle East brings unmistakable style and inspired Japanese flavours
to this international hub.

Linesight
– which came on board at the concept stage of this project in 2012 –
successfully costed and managed a number of design upgrades, provided
the full spectrum of pre- and post-contract services, and advised on
procurement strategies throughout the development.

Ciaran
McCormack
, Regional Director for the Middle East, Linesight, said:
“We are proud to have contributed to the delivery of this outstanding
new addition to Palm Jumeirah. It is a credit to the engineers and
designers for their hard work and shows Linesight’s commitment to budget
maintenance and effective cost control, without compromising on
specifications or quality.”

“Pre-opening design changes typically trigger escalating costs, but
modifications were made using Linesight’s value engineering analysis. To
date we have worked on over 44,000 hotel rooms across multiple
continents and applying that extensive national and international hotel
chain experience was essential to successfully delivering this project
and ensuring a high-quality outcome for the client,” added McCormack.

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Notes to editors

Linesight provides professional consultancy services, management support
and strategic advice to the global construction industry. From initial
concept to project completion, the company has been helping clients to
build their businesses since 1974. The company has developed
long-lasting relationships with some of the biggest companies in the
world and has earned a reputation as a world leader in the field by
continually evolving to best meet the needs of clients.

The company has knowledge and experience spanning a multitude of sectors
including Commercial, Data Centers, Life Sciences, Healthcare, High-Tech
Industrial, Hospitality, Education, Residential, Retail, Transportation
and Infrastructure, Energy and Oil & Gas.

Linesight has a global reach with staff located across Europe, the
Middle East, Asia Pacific and the USA. The company’s permanent and
long-established presence in these areas allows for the development of
strategic partnerships, access of local resources, formulation of the
most current market insights, and knowledge of each territory.

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