Al Wasl will be the new piazza at the core of Dubai 2020 Expo
Dubai Arabic ancient name, Al Wasl, means connection.
Al Wasl will be the new piazza at the core of Dubai 2020 Expo. The expo site in Jebel Ali, south west part of Dubai, is near the new Al Maktoum International Airport and Jebel Ali Port, thus being the perfect place for its reachability. HOK, an American architecture, design, engineering, and urban planning firm together with the design, engineering, and business consultation Arup won the bid to design Dubai’s Expo 2020 masterplan back in 2014.
The 4.000.000 square meters site will include 1.5 million square meters of additional surrounding residential, hospitality and logistics zones.