M+N Architecture

Al Wathba Prison

2015
Abu Dhabi (UAE)

Area: 5.530 sqm
Cost: 22.000.000 AED (5.425.000 €)
Client: Khalifa Alfahad Contracting – Musanada/Abu Dhabi Police GHQ
Performed services: detailed design, permitting
Status: Completed

Description: The project consists of three new buildings inside Al Wathba Prison complex.
Project’s area is divided by the rest of the prison by an existing internal boundary wall and has direct access from the main road.

The project includes offices, staff accommodation, cells for prisoners and outside areas with internal access roads and shaded parking for the employees.

The project achieved 2 pearls in the Estidama rating (Estimada is the sustainability regulation of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi).