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Dubai Municipality launches ‘Build in Dubai’ platform at GITEX Global 2023

Dubai Municipality announced the launch of its ‘Build in Dubai’ platform, a comprehensive set of services aimed at the construction industry.

The initiative demonstrates Dubai’s accelerated digital transformation drive across all sectors and the municipality’s relentless pursuit of cutting-edge innovation driven by intelligent systems.

His Excellency Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, unveiled the platform outside of GITEX GLOBAL and detailed the wide range of services, information and processes in the construction sector, provided by both Dubai Municipality and other related entities in the emirate, through the initiative. The platform is aimed at stakeholders across the sector, including owners, developers, consultants and contractors. It will act as another factor to improve the sustainability of projects and strengthen Dubai’s global competitiveness in the construction sector, considered one of the most progressive in the world.

His Excellency Al Hajri He said ‘Building in DubaiThe platform ‘consolidates Dubai’s position as a global leader in leveraging technology and digital transformation to improve the construction sector. This strategic initiative also reflects the remarkable development the emirate is undergoing and reaffirms its status as a leading international center in the fields of construction and transformative architecture.

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“We launched the ‘Building in Dubai’ platform during GITEX Global 2023. In a pioneering move, the platform will offer a variety of construction-related services on a single platform, acting as a proactive and easy-to-use digital services system that reduces inconvenience. , saves time and increases project owner satisfaction. The platform highlights the municipality’s efforts to establish a smart, sustainable and globally advanced construction sector by leveraging the latest technological innovations to provide superior building permit services. This is in line with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, to position Dubai as a global hub for construction, building and urban development. , further reinforcing Dubai’s leadership and position in global competitiveness indices.”

His Excellency added that the municipality is leading the digital transformation in the construction sector by developing a roadmap to implement building information modeling (BIM) in the emirate by collaborating with partners and offering the necessary construction information to offer various smart services and create a “digital twin”. from Dubai.

Construction permit through automated audit

Mariam Al Muhairi, Acting Executive Director of Dubai Municipality Building Permits and Regulation Agency, He highlighted the Municipality’s constant efforts to improve building design standards. He also highlighted the value of implementing building information modeling (BIM) throughout the life cycle of a building to achieve cost savings, shorter project schedules, faster issuance of permits, improved efficiency of operational processes and of construction and less dependence on unskilled labor.

“Dubai Municipality issued the first construction permit using automated audit technology for a 37-story commercial residential tower in the Almerkadh area. The tower was designed in accordance with Dubai Building Information Modeling (BIM) standards and specifications. This move underlines Dubai’s global leadership in the use of automated audits in building design, with standards designed specifically for Dubai. Digital tools have been developed to perform automated model audits through a 3D model viewer to detect non-compliance with building code standards and are available 24/7 on the ‘Building’ platform. in Dubai’. “This allows experts to analyze the audit results and rectify any issues discovered in the early stages.”

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One stop shop

The new platform meets the requirements of Dubai Digital Authority’s’Digital city experiences‘, which offer an inclusive digital experience for homeowners throughout the construction process. Provides access to information about your projects, including land and construction details, construction stages, as well as a directory of construction consultants, informative contract templates, and a list and qualifications of registered consultants and contractors.

The platform also features the latest technological innovations, such as automated auditing of building designs using Building Information Modeling (BIM), of which Dubai is a global pioneer in implementation, intelligent inspection and deployment of artificial intelligence.

The platform, which is being developed in stages, will offer several essential services for owners, developers, consultants and contractors throughout the building construction process. These services will cover all stages, from the acquisition of the land, the design of the building, the construction permits and the execution of the work to the completion and connection of the service, occupation, rental or sale of the building, as well as extensions, modifications, maintenance or demolition.

Dubai Municipality aims to consolidate all construction-related services on the new platform. It will also include services offered by government and private sector partners such as Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), Dubai Civil Defence, Mohammed bin Housing Establishment Rashid, Dubai Land. Department, Dubai Customs, Dubai Multi Commodities Center (DMCC), Dubai Development Authority, as well as services from telecommunications companies Etisalat and du.

All contractors can access the ‘Build in Dubai‘platform to explore a wide range of services for owners, developers, consultants and contractors through the link.

News source: Dubai Press Office

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