Elan Urban has signed a partnership with Bottega 7, an innovative lighting and urban furniture company based in Italy, it was announced yesterday. Under the memorandum of understanding, Elan Urban is the exclusive representative of Bottega7 in Qatar for bespoke and standard street furniture products.
Bottega 7 is an Italian lighting and urban furniture company, based in the heart of Emilia Romagna. This region is known for its handcrafted knowledge, a place where passion and creativity come together to bring the ultimate combination of cultural and contemporary solutions in urban design. Bottega7 represents this heritage through its exceptional quality of creativity and technical skills. The company develops custom products starting from designer’s concept or client’s special request, thus tailoring the most appropriate solution according to their functional actual needs and specific requirements.
This MoU builds on the successful delivery of the Green Line Rail project, where Elan Urban and Bottega7 provided the fabrication, supply and installation of light poles, bike racks, and removable and fixed bollards for Qatar Rail’s 11 Green Line stations through the project’s main contractor, SPH-JV.
Khalid al-Muraikhi, chief support officer of Elan Group, said: “Elan Urban’s partnership with Bottega7 is perfectly aligned with Elan Group’s mission and vision of enriching city life. By bringing the local market the latest city beautification solutions, through international partnerships. We believe that our collaboration with Bottega7 will positively contribute towards enriching the urban experience for the wider community in Qatar.”
Daniel Campos, general manager of Elan Urban, said: “We are pleased to announce our partnership with Bottega7 particularly at a time when Qatar’s infrastructure is developing at a rapid at pace. Working alongside Bottega7 will enable us to offer the local market with high-quality products as we continue to realise our mission of city beautification.”
Amedeo Massocco and Laura Bertuccioli of Bottega7 said: “We chose to work with Elan Urban for it’s well-structured organisation and its local presence. Being a part of the Elan Urban mission of city beautification and enhancement is an exciting concept that Bottega7 is extremely proud to be a part of. We can offer first class Italian design and engineering, while having the benefit of local knowledge. We look forward to this exclusive partnership with Elan Urban for our urban furniture range.”
Elan Urban has delivered several large-scale projects in Qatar including Lusail City Street Furniture, Education City bike sharing system for Qatar Foundation, and Al Matar Street pedestrian bridge among other projects. Elan Urban partners with large international designers and manufacturers to offer clients a wide selection of catalogue products and bespoke designs to give a unique personality to their projects.