Marmara Park Istanbul

Successful finale to cross-border cooperation: Marmara Park in Istanbul opened its doors on schedule in October 2012. Turkish and German Drees & Sommer experts closely supported the shopping center during the roughly two-year planning and construction phase as well as providing advice and support to the investor ECE at critical times.

Project data

  • Client: DWS financial service GmbH, Frankfurt
  • General planner: ECE Türkiye Proje Yönetimi A.S, Istanbul
  • Project duration: November 2010 – October 2012
  • GFA: 220,000 m2
  • Total leasable area: Approx. 100,000 m2
  • Gross volume: 600,000 m3
  • Parking: 4,000 spaces
  • 250 stores and specialty shops, home improvement store, hypermarket, cinema, food & beverage
  • Investment volume € 220 million


Individual services

  • Technical due diligence
  • Technical support for fund conceptualization
  • Project management
  • Project monitoring
  • Financial controlling

Additional value

  • Project completed on time and within budget
  • Construction period shortened
  • Industry-specific advice and management throughout all phases
  • Intercultural competence through own Turkish-German project team