(Yicai Global) June. 12 -- Nakheel Group, a real estate developer based in the United Arab Emirates, has handed out a USD18 million contract to Beijing Water Design Technology for an 80-meter tall musical sea fountain in Dubai.
The fountain, set for completion in the first quarter of next year, is expected to attract more tourists to Nakheel's flagship Palm Islands development, Xinhua News Agency reported Chairman Ali Rashid Lootah as saying.
Beijing Water Design Technology will use solutions to combat sea waves and seawater corrosion for the 12,000-square-meter project.
Founded in 2011, Beijing Water Design Technology has acted as waterscape design consultant for many large real estate companies and was responsible for the design and construction of Shenzhen Sea World Musical Fountain and Qingdao World Horticultural Expo Musical Fountain.
Editor: William Clegg