Barwa New Cairo (BNC) has embarked on developing a unique high value community that is being created as a focus for national economic regeneration. Its introduction will be a "true" living style for which all aspects of business life will be catered. It will attract the cream of Egyptian network and Middle Eastern personnel as well. International companies will be interested to move in the office parks. The highest international standards will be used in its design and development. ECG the Local Lead Consultant (LLC) was invited in October 2009 to assist with the land use and infrastructure planning for the proposed Barwa New Cairo project. It is proposed to develop an area of some 8.5 million m2 as a major focus for economic growth. The site will be developed in accordance with the highest international standards to attract inward investment and encourage real estate orientated development. The site is located about 25 kilometers to the East New Cairo.