Ciel Tower

Dubai, U.A.E.



The First Group - TFG


NORR Group


Dubai, U.A.E.


IT, Telecoms, AV, Electronic Security & Acoustics

WADG was contracted to consult and design this 77 storied 4-star hotel located in Dubai Marina, with a vivid view of The Palm Jumeirah and the Arabian Gulf. The building flaunted to be the tallest hotel tower in the world with state of the art contemporary design and innovative systems.

WADG consultancy included services such as the design of structured cabling systems, active voice and data networks, guestroom entertainment and management services, visual information services, and the building security services for hotel. WADG were responsible for providing advice and information on ISP connectivity, firewalls and routers, LAN, WLAN, HSIA, IPTV, HITV, DECT/VOIP, CCTV, Guestroom Management Systems, Access control, Complete Telecommunications infrastructure and systems, panic alarms and security control room design and layout, acoustic requirements for the complete hotel tower.

WADG was obliged to provide services, required throughout all stages of work from schematic design to tender evaluation, through detailed design phase and construction supervision, including all product information and spec sheets, warranties, and tender documentation.

Technical details incorporated into WADG’s schematic design, operating programs and budgets included: design and bandwidth calculations, concept criteria standards and baselines, security and vulnerability analyses, applicable design standards, design principle technical narrative, facility matrices, infrastructure schematics, access routes and spacing, among many others.