Aconex helps build a city within a city

Project name: Dubai Festival City | Industry: Residential & CommercialLocation: Dubai, U.A.E.

Dubai Festival City is one of the largest, privately funded, mixed-use developments in the Middle East, and includes residential, retail, leisure, community, and office facilities.


  • Large, complex project with a high profile.
  • Multiple, geographically dispersed organizations on the project team.
  • Multiple versions of documents, causing a risk of information conflict.
  • Rigorous review and approval processes.


  • Secure, central collaboration platform for managing all project information and processes.
  • Immediate sharing of drawings, sketches and reports across the project team.
  • Ability to transmit very large files quickly.
  • Web search capabilities for fast, easy data retrieval.


  • Project information readily accessible to all relevant parties.
  • Management of all correspondence items in one place, without risk of loss or deletion.
  • Automated workflows for review and approval.
  • Audit trail for immediate resolution of conflicts leading to disputes.
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