Aldar Headquarters building - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna
N 24° 26.583 E 054° 34.430
40R E 254034 N 2705435
Quick Description: Best Futuristic Design 2008
Location: United Arab Emirates
Date Posted: 7/28/2022 3:41:38 PM
Waymark Code: WM16GHQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
"The Aldar Headquarters building is the first circular building of its kind in the Middle East. It is located in Al Raha, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

The shape of this building is achieved through the use of structural diagrid, a diagonal grid of steel.

The building features the following elevators:

12 passenger elevators
2 service elevators
3 mono space elevators
1 circular hydraulic lift
2 dumbwaiters
23 floors

Use of the golden ratio
The extent that the circle is embedded in the ground was designed around the golden ratio"

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Building Address:
Al Shahama - Abu Dhabi Rd - Al Raha Beach -
Abu Dhabi , Emiratos Árabes Unidos

Is it open to the general public?: yes

When was it built? (Approximate if you must.): 6/6/2010

What is the name of this building?: Aldar Headquarters building

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