Sheik Zayed Desert Learning Center

LEEDS Classification: Platinum Building
ESTIDAMA Classification: 5 Pearl Building
Scope of Work: Testing and Balancing of HVAC Systems
Location:  Al Ain, UAE
Client: Al Ain Wildlife Park & Resort
Consultant: Chalabi Architects and Partners
Main Contractor: ED Zublin AG
MEP Contractor : Strabag Abu Dhabi LLC

The Sheikh Zayed Desert Learning Centre is the first building in the United Arab Emirates to earn a rating of five pearls in sustainability accreditation at the Design & Construction stage, where the application of exacting standards set by the Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council. The centre also received a LEED Platinum certification (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design).