NV5 - Mandalay Bay Shark Reef

Mandalay Bay Shark Reef

NV5 provided electrical and mechanical design services for this popular Las Vegas attraction, where 14 breathtaking exhibits are devoted to dangerous aquatic predators. The largest exhibit is the 1.3 million gallon shipwreck where visitors experience an almost 360-degree view, teeming with sharks and fish, through an acrylic tunnel.

At the popular Touch Pool, guests can touch an ever-changing collection of animals including sharks, rays, or horseshoe crabs. More than 2,000 animals are displayed at Shark Reef Aquarium representing over 100 different species including 15 species of sharks.


Las Vegas, NV


Moser Architecture Studio


Key Facts

  • 95,000 SF
  • Construction Cost $63M