The Green Park was jointly inaugurated by Mohammed Abdul Rahman, Head of Agriculture Section and Abdul Majeed Hussain, Head of the Park Section, Dubai Municipality
Dubai Investments Park (DIP), the largest mixed-use development in the UAE and a subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC (DI), today unveiled a 15,395 square meter community park within its complex to mark World Environment Day. The facility brings up DIPs eco-reserve land to 20 per cent of its total property.
Inaugurated jointly by Mr. Mohammed Abdul Rahman, Head of Agriculture Section and Mr. Abdul Majeed Hussain, Head of the Park Section, Dubai Municipality, the community park demonstrates Dubai Investments’ best practices to reserve green spaces within its developments. The event was attended by Omar Al Mesmar, General Manager of Dubai Investments Park, senior executives of Dubai Municipality as well the senior management of Dubai Investments and its subsidiaries.
The launch of the new public park near the new headquarters of DI, demonstrates its commitment towards preserving green spaces within the hi-tech park and dedicating up to 20 per cent of the land towards maintaining green spaces, under its initiative to remain sustainable.
The community park features a 505.56m jogging track, cycling track, ample shaded seating and play areas, as well as barbeque zones and refreshment kiosks. While 66 car park spaces have been dedicated within the premises, an additional 55 spaces is provided in the area surrounding the park.
Omar Al Mesmar, General Manager of Dubai Investments Park, said: “We are glad to have collaborated with Dubai Municipality in our endeavour to save energy and natural resources besides paving the way for sustainable development. The park features a lush green landscape with colourful flora to provide a picturesque neighbourhood. It also offers a modern recreational and leisure spot for residents, fitness and nature enthusiasts.”
Furthermore, to mark World Environment Day, DI organized a seminar on recycling for employees. Supported by Dubai Municipality, leaflets on conserving energy resources and flowers were distributed to all residents and visitors passing through DIP checkpoints.
Dubai Investments Park (DIP) is a unique, self-contained mixed-use industrial, commercial and residential complex operated by Dubai Investments Park Development Company LLC. Spread across an area of 2,300 hectares (with 1,700 hectares leased), its master-plan was developed in 1997. It has been designed as a city within a city offering world-class infrastructure and outstanding facilities and services.
A subsidiary of Dubai Investments (PJSC), DIP is divided into three distinct zones – each setting the benchmark for high quality projects in a well-planned, fully-integrated master community development. DIP is strategically located within minutes from the Al Maktoum International Airport.
As of January 2011, DIP has 1,236 tenants and 1,349 sub-tenants.