News release

Topping Out Ceremony Held at Imperial Avenue Downtown Dubai

JLL, Shapoorji Pallonji International Property Developers (SPIPD) and project partners gathered on site to celebrate a major step forward in its development.

August 24, 2022

May Ong

Senior Marketing Manager, P&DS MEA
+971 4 426 6999

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 24 August 2022: The project, once complete, will redefine luxury residential offerings in Burj Khalifa Street with its innovative approach to architecture, engineering and sustainable design.

The topping out ceremony signified the completion of its structure, reaching the highest point at 47 floors – casting of its upper-level roof. 

"The progress in constructing Imperial Avenue, our flagship luxury residential development in Downtown Dubai, highlights our focus on developing projects to the highest quality and sustainable standards. The completion of top-up is a milestone achievement and is a testament to Shapoorji Pallonji's perseverance and commitment to successfully deliver projects in the region," comments Cyrus Engineer - Managing Director, SP International Property Developers.

"The topping-out ceremony marks a significant milestone in the construction process, bringing us closer to making Imperial Avenue a reality. Through our project management, cost management and design expertise, we will continue working closely with both SPIPD and Hayfin to ensure this prime real estate is delivered to the highest quality and sustainability standards," comments Louise Collins, Head of Project & Development Services UAE and Head of Engineering & Energy MEA.

Located within a master-planned community of Downtown Dubai, Imperial Avenue offers world-class amenities, including two infinity pools with city views, an indoor and outdoor children's play area, and a fitness centre, among others. Owing to its location in one of Dubai's most buzzing neighbourhoods, residents will be close to the best shopping, dining, and entertainment experiences in their vicinity.

Approximately 56% of Imperial Avenue's project construction has now been completed. Construction is in full swing, and Imperial Avenue's expected completion date will be the fourth quarter of 2023. For more information on this landmark, please visit

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