Boulevard and Intourist Hotels in Baku

Black & White Engineering are delighted to announce the formal opening of two new hotels in Baku, Azerbaijan. 

The Azerbaijan Boulevard Hotel, located in Baku’s White City district, overlooking the Caspian Sea and comprising 818 guest rooms and suites with full amenities, opened on schedule in time for Baku’s hosting of the 2015 European Games in June.

The timeframe from conception to handover was 24 months including 16 months for construction.

Boulevard Hotel 1


The Azerbaijan Intourist Hotel, located within close proximity to the historic old city comprises 150 guest rooms and suites with full amenities.

The hotel, completed from conception to handover in 22 months including a period of 14 months for construction, is modelled on the previous landmark Intourist Hotel.

Intourist Hotel 1

Black & White provided full MEP services engineering and additional specialty services for AVIT, acoustics, fire and life safety and swimming pool and water features.  Black & White deployed a full team of engineers to oversee the MEP construction activities, testing and commissioning to ensure the smooth handover to Marriott.





Inakaya Restaurant

Inakaya Restaurant, Winner of Middle East Best Restaurant IDA Awards

Congratulations to Inakaya Restaurant, Ritz Carlton in Abu Dhabi, for receiving the Best of Restaurant award at the Middle East Interior Design & Architecture Awards (MEIDAA), a ceremony that celebrates the highest level of creativity and design excellence in the region.


In particular, we wish to congratulate the interior designers at Stickman Tribe (, together with the whole project and construction teams appointed by Abu Dhabi National Hotels, who were all influential in constructing a magnificent restaurant in line with the designer’s vision for the building. Many challenges were overcome to ensure the services installations did not compromise the interior design and function of the restaurant and the final product is a credit to all parties involved.

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We, at Black and White Engineering, are proud to have been part of the team and look forward to many visits to enjoy the unique dining experience in this fantastic new restaurant.