The latest addition to the Arabian Gulf

La Mer, Open Beach

At a Glance



Contract Type

MEP Installation


Al Futtaim Carillion

Area (SqFt)

13,400,000 sq ft

Project Value

$ 213,000,000


Mixed Use

World class installation for a world class destination

La Mer is a world-class beachfront in the prestigious Jumeira 1 neighbourhood that incorporates a minimalist and contemporary design with shops, restaurants and cafés, leisure and entertainment along 2.5 kilometres of relaxing white sand. La Mer will include fully integrated residential neighbourhoods that comprise a total of 688 apartments and villas as well as a 160-key hotel to meet the expected influx of tourists. The project will also launch a range of retail and F&B concepts, some of which will mark their foray into Dubai. Centrally located, the core value of the project is its leisure and entertainment hub that adds a whole new dimension through its offerings that focus on water play, beach sports in addition to skate boarding, outside gymnasia and youth activities. As part of its leisure and entertainment component, the project will additionally include two marinas for yachts, and a park. SESC were engaged by AFC for a second scope of work at La Mer as MEP contractor for site surveys, rectification, and installation of all cabling associated with the Lighting Control scheme throught all public areas and car parks.

Project in Numbers


Separate zones


Entertainment and F&B establishments


Million sqft built up area