Reimagining Abu Dhabi’s urban hub
Our world-class team provided comprehensive management and operation services to Umm Al Emarat Park, one of the oldest and largest urban parks in Abu Dhabi.
Umm Al Emarat Park Project summary
Al Ain Properties
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Appointed in a management and operation role in 2015, our leading team of experts provided a vast range of services to Umm Al Emarat Park for several years. These included the management of cleaning, food and beverage, ticketing, security, waste and landscaping, as well as pest control, health and safety, and financial management.
Since reopening, the park has been a huge success story for the client and our team alike. With more than 700,000 visitors and 35 community events in its first year, revenues over this period hit five million dirhams – exceeding the revenue forecast by an average of 200% for three consecutive months.
Points of note
Past and futureCollaborating with an international team of architects and landscape designers, our team was integral in reimagining Umm Al Emarat Park for the 21st century, while also keeping cultural norms in the forefront of our mind. The use of local contractors alongside the first-hand experience of our staff was crucial to ensure united success in the operating of the park.
Commitment to sustainabilityFollowing its successful reopening in March 2015, Umm Al Emarat Park was awarded the prestigious Green Flag Award – an international benchmark for green spaces – reinforcing its community destination in Abu Dhabi, while also underlining our commitment to sustainability and the environment.
“The Green Flag award is an acclaimed accolade that recognises best practices in managing green spaces. It has been a wonderful experience working closely with the judges and showcasing our beautiful park to them.”
“Umm Al Emarat Park is rapidly becoming an established community hub in Abu Dhabi and this award highlights our commitment to making it a world-class destination.”