ABU GALOUM REHABILITATION
- Type of building: Visitors’ facilities
- Location: Blue Hole, Dahab, Egypt
- Date: 2018-2019
- Client: UNDP, ministry of Environmental affairs
- Design Team:
- Method used: Rammed earth technique and stones
We have been awarded the full scope of designing and building the Visitors’ Facilities at the Blue Hole Diving Site. The project is a collaboration with UNDP and the ministry of environmental affairs. The main aim of the project is to plan, design & construct the visitors’ facilities at the Blue Hole Diving Site, as a part of strengthening protected area financing and management systems project in the Egyptian protectorates.
The project is located in Abu Galoum protectorate, the blue hole. The facilities consist of public services like toilets, diving sheds and administration building and other facilities that will be built using local materials for the purpose of preserving the protectorate as an international diving site for its unique marine life.