Project: Villas in the Sky
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Designed by Henning Larsen Architects
Designed to become a strong local landmark Villa In The Sky tower by noted Henning Larsen Architects will span over 34 floors on a special location in the King Abdullah Financial District in Riyad. After Gem Building this marks yet another project by Henning Larsen in the district.
With residential space on higher floors, first three will host various prestige retail space, the building is designed to achieve a LEED Certification upon completion.
Client: Saudi Binladen Group
Gross floor area: 41,000 m2
Year of construction: 2009 – 2013
Type of assignment: Commission
Structural Engineers: Thornton Tomasetti
MEP: Hoare Lea Consulting Engineers
Quantity Surveyors: Geoffrey Barnett Associates