Gulf goes downtown with Aconex
Project name: Downtown Al Areen | Industry: Residential & CommercialProject size: US$363 million | Location: Al Areen, Bahrain
Downtown Al Areen is a 260,000-square-meter, mixed-use development that features fine dining restaurants and cafés, high-end retail shops, public gardens, and residential and recreational facilities. The project also includes a town square, the first of its kind in the region.
- High-visibility commercial project.
- Project team of multiple organizations in diverse geographic locations.
- Large volumes of drawings, documents and correspondence to manage.
- Requirement for accurate records of all project activities.
- Secure, central collaboration platform for managing all project information and processes.
- Document management with version control to ensure team focus on the latest versions of drawings and documents.
- Automated workflows for review and approval.
- Audit trail to avoid information conflicts leading to delays and disputes.
- Improved communications between construction teams in Bahrain and consultants in the U.K. and the U.A.E.
- All project drawings and documents stored in one place and registered for quick reference.
- Fast, easy search with metadata-based web search capabilities.
- Project implementation accelerated with local setup, training and support.