Our collective wealth of design and planning experience comes from the variety of projects we have worked with, and marks all of our work. We believe and design for excellence in every element of a project, taking into consideration that aesthetics, usability, sustainability, economics and schedule are all essential to the success of a project.
Diversity in Everything
Design for Play
Sports venues must be pleasurable and safe venues serving large numbers of people that are in the end, all about playing games.
Sports venues need a high level of engineering expertise in design aspects of related technology, lighting, climate control, structural analysis, space planning and covering. DCB has worked for over a decade on planning, design, engineering, construction management and design-build for dozens of iconic sports venues. DCB’s sports portfolio includes work for football, volleyball, equestrian, sailing, aquatic, and multi-purpose hall venues for clubs like Al-Sadd, Qatar Sports Club, Al-Arabi, Al-Ahli, Al-Rayyan, and Aspire Zone.
Design for the Office
Commercial and office projects need flexible, attractive, sustainable designs that meet tenant requirements and are rewarding to the client.
For our commercial projects, DCB’s design team creates superior designs based on an understanding of tenant needs. We devise creative space-planning, formulating flexible office plans, striving for projects that are a working pleasure for the tenants. Our team develops exceptional designs that are sustainable and rewarding to the owner, maximizing the investment return.
03 Corporate & Headquarters
Design for Work
Working for pleasure – that is what we aim for when designing corporate and headquarter environments.
DCB’s corporate team delivers engaging solutions for high performance work environments, enhancing work productivity and creating a healthy working setting. We listen to the client’s needs, matching their corporate image to architectural branding, and supporting their long term real estate plans. DCB’s has created exceptional corporate and headquarter projects, applying high technology and energy saving designs, aligning operational and organizational needs to functional and sustainable space planning.
Design for Shopping
Retail destinations need to be designed for an ultimately delightful shopping experience.
DCB’s retail design team delivers designs for delightful shopping experiences in a retail environment that is fun and engaging yet functional and sustainable. Based on a deep understanding of consumer patterns and retail psychology, client needs, and project specifics, we create unique retail destinations that are highly revenue generating.
05 Mixed Use
Design for Harmony
Mixed-use developments need to be harmonious, merging the use of space while maintaining boundaries of function.
DCB’s specialists combine residential, retail and commercial spaces integrating function and use of area with design sensitivity and functional understanding to create well woven developments. Each element is designed in a way to maximize on its purpose while maintaining the sensitivities needed when mixing various uses of space.
Design for Cordiality
Successful guest experiences come from welcoming destinations; where functional, yet creative space planning, combined with knowledge based engineering detail, reflect the feeling of a home even better than home.
DCB’s hospitality designers devise welcoming destinations, based on a deep understanding of what makes a remarkable guest experience in line with the client’s desires. With functional, yet creative, use of space our specialists aim for the most effective balance between aesthetics, sustainability and economics. We work with various hospitality genres, crafting a mood and aesthetic setting for each project, implementing excellence in engineering for all related details of the development.
Design for Sophistication
Cultural buildings allow for an experience of the finer elements of humanity, while enriching and inspiring our lives.
DCB delivers designs built on communal needs, reflecting the spirit and identity of the locale, fostering channels for cultural development. We understand the client’s aspirations and vision, creating aesthetically beautiful venues, bearing the potential for economic investment. We aim for suppleness in design, while maintaining effective operation and sustainability.
Design for Learning
Educational projects must create an environment that encourages discovery and pursuit of knowledge.
DCB’s education design team thoroughly understands the importance of creating inspiring, dynamic, open spaces that encourage the mind to question, probe, and discover. It is essential to encourage the essence of learning and pursuit of knowledge through stimulating, and mind arousing experiences, while maintaining the operational and functional aspects of each project. We strive for innovation in learning and teaching, employing the latest educational technology in design, optimizing each project’s composition, aiming for maximum efficiency.
Design for Living
Residential solutions must deliver pleasing, comfortable spaces reflecting the needs of the client and enhancing market value.
DCB’s residential design team offers services for a full range of residential solutions from luxurious private residences to low-rise and high-rise large scale residential developments. We understand the various requirements of the home owner, the tenant, and the developer, and translate them into amazing dwelling spaces that are also sustainable.
Design for Production
Industrial spaces must create an employee friendly, high productivity work environment that responds to the specific nature of each industry.
DCB’s industrial designers deliver smart solutions for various industries, creating a functional, healthy, work environment that focuses on high productivity. Our team thoroughly understands the specifics of industry, creating designs tailored to the work, manufacturing, and production processes. Creative, state of the art solutions are employed, with emphasis on sustainability and revenue.
Design for the Sacred
Sacred spaces are designed to reflect the spiritual, creating a restful setting that elevates the soul to the Divine.
DCB’s religious architecture team delivers spaces that reflect the meaning of the sacred. Breathable architecture based on notions of light and geometrical forms speak to the spiritual in us. We create spaces that are timeless and spiritual, aspiring for a serene soul enriching setting.
Design for Ascending
High-rise buildings integrate a vertical aesthetic repertoire with the practicalities of structural engineering to create icons that shape the skyline.
DCB’s design team has designed striking tall buildings that create an attractive public image, yet maintain sustainability and effective space planning. Attractive vertical architectural solutions are integrated into intelligent engineering to reflect client aspirations and create appealing space for tenants, hence enhancing return on investment.
Design for Waterfront
Open designs, maximizing views over water, are essential for waterfront developments
DCB’s has delivered various waterfront developments, with commercial, retail, residential and cultural functions. Our design team delivers outward oriented designs, maximizing the amount of water views, while maintaining intelligent use of space planning and function.
14 Gardens & Parks
Design for Outdoor
Designing for the landscape is about combining nature and culture through beautiful, sustainable softscape and hardscape solutions.
Successful landscaping projects must integrate master landscape planning with specific garden design to create scenic, yet sustainable softscape and hardscape design solutions. DCB’s design team combines an understanding of client and project specific requirements, with landscape zoning and space planning, local climate and planting conditions, smart outdoor lighting and furnishing details, to deliver landscaping solutions for gardens and parks in recreational, sports, cultural, commercial and residential projects.