Msheireb is the world’s first sustainable downtown regeneration project,The mixed-use development comprises over 100 buildings, with a combination of commercial and residential properties, retail, cultural and entertainment areas. Msheireb Properties partnered with industry leaders (Gensler, Turner, HOK, Burns & McDonnell) and experts in order to align the architectural lessons of the past with the latest in eco-friendly technologies – to realise an architectural language that is relevant, enriching and truly Qatari.
Msheireb Downtown Doha includes:
"In 2004 The State Department awarded a contract to the joint venture Framaco-Epik-Metis (FEM JV) for the design and construction of improvements to the interim embassy in Baghdad, Iraq. This joint venture successfully accomplished the work despite the challenges of operating in a hostile environment, completing the project ahead of schedule and within budget. This performance led to Framaco International being named the Department of State's Contractor of the Year for 2005."