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Yas Waterworld

June 8, 2022
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Yas Waterworld

Located adjacent to Ferrari World on Yas Island, this impressive project consists of 43 rides, slides and attractions, including four one-of- a-kind rides that have never been seen in any other water park in the world. The park features traditional Emirati architecture and is based on a storyline that is representative of local Emirati culture and heritage.

Client: ALEC and ALEMCO

Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE

Scope of work: Main contractors, procurement, sub-contractor & supplier management, all in line with green sustainability rating of ESTIDAMA One Pearl

Sector: Themed Projects

Built up area: 150 000 M2

Contract Period: 22 Months

Contract Value: US$ 165 000 000

Product used: Candy and BuildSmart

Interesting Facts:

  • Installation of the world’s first 6-person hydro magnetic ride.
  • Project delivered in 75% of the time when compared to international waterparks.
  • Without a single Lost Time Incident over some 8,000,000 man-hours.
  • Received the “Leading Edge” Award in Las Vegas from World Waterpark Association.


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