Project: Al Jalila Research Building

Description: New 10-storey building, the first standalone research centre in the UAE.

Location: Dubai, UAE

Client: Al Jalila Foundation

Architect: IBI Nightingale

Year: 2016

The building consists of three levels of basement, containing a carpark & MEP services.

The ground floor features retail space and a presentation space. The first floor will be the headquarters, featuring office spaces and meeting facilities. Floors 2 to 6 will be shell and core offices.

Al Jalila Foundation will further occupy floors 7 to 9, each floor will be fully functional bio-safety level 2 laboratories.