Emaar Forte Dubai

Date. 2015 – current
Location. Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Type. Residential Towers, Mixed-use Podium
Size. 143,200 sqm.
Client. Nikken Sekkei

Architect. AECOM Middle East Ltd.

Owner Emaar Properties


One of the luxury apartment developments, located on Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard and forms part of the Opera District. The development offers direct views of the Dubai Opera house, the lively Opera Plaza and the Dubai Fountain. Forte comprises two towers, one 70 storeys and the other 50 storeys and will have one, two and three bedroom units, ranging from 650 to 1800 square feet in size. The podium level contains retail, restaurants, and a museum.

BIM Scope of Work

  • Production of the design BIM model from schematic to detailed design
  • Facilitate assessment of design options through the use of BIM
  • Generate design drawings directly from the BIM
  • Integration and extraction of design data and specifications
  • Technical support and technology transfer

BIM Value Delivered

  • Greater adherence of all disciplines to the design concept
  • Improved clarity of the design to the architect and the owner
  • Reduction of traditional CAD operation time
  • Improved information accuracy and retrieval
  • Increased productivity and collaboration of the design team