Completed project

project details:

Project : NICU Extension

Location : Dubai, UAE

Client : MAF Charity Foundation

Sector : Healthcare

Start Date : December 2013

Completion Date : November 2014



A new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit extension to Latifa Hospital in Dubai.


The in situ concrete frame two storey extension to the existing building has a matching architectural façade and provides a first floor facility for a total of 18 new incubators to supplement Latifa Hospital’s existing 48-bed neonatal intensive care units (NICU). Works to commenced in October 2013 and the hospital will take delivery of its new facility in the first quarter of 2014.


The Ground floor comprises of meeting rooms, Doctor’s facilities and Procedure rooms.
Funded by Majid Al Futtaim (MAF) Charity Foundation, the expansion project, including equipment has been designed by the Australian Healthcare specialists TAHPI together with local UAE Consultant IDEAS. Cost Consultancy for the Project is by EC Harris.

project data:

2 Storey RC Frame

Floor Area 2,000 m²

Intensive Care Rooms

Operating Rooms

Anaesthetic Induction Rooms

Overnight Stay Rooms

Isolation Rooms

Grieving / Counselling Rooms

Family Rooms