urban planning

Port of Tangiers Morocco

Tangiers, Morocco

Description: Renovation and urban integration of the existing port
Award: International competition 2006 - First prize

Stefan Dobrev and J.Khatabbi associated architects and urbanists

The construction of the new port “Tanger Méditerranée”at 25 km east of the city is due to start in 2008. The actual port, which occupies 600 000 m² in the center of Tangiers has to be renovated and would become a central part of the city with a huge park, many public buildings and hotels, cruise port and yachting facilities.

March 2009 press release in "Строителство Градът" magazine :

"Port of Tangiers becomes a secondary urban center. Bulgarian and Moroccan architects have won a design contest"