New Phoenicia CityBusiness
project description New town
client New Phoenicia Developments
The site is located on the west coast of south Lebanon, some 10 kilometres to the south of the regional city of Tyre. The client’s brief required the master planning of a new town which was to be both a destination tourist location and a business and cultural centre. The master plan proposed: the creation of off-shore islands supporting business, cultural and leisure facilities; a harbour with retail mall and cultural facilities; a yacht marina with yacht club and apartments; various classes of hotels; a stadium; golf course and golf club; an education centre; a medical and public services centre; various residential neighbourhoods with ‘local’ shops; power generation and water treatment facilities; a ‘regional’ airport and; associated infrastructure. The plan depicted is a simplified representation of the principles of the master plan.