Category: Architecture | Location: Business Bay | Site Area: 7,000m2 | Built-up Area: 36,000m2 | Project Type: Residential Towers | Design Development
Business bay residential – The client requested a masterplan for a two stage development strategy. The rectangular shaped site is composed of two adjacent sites almost identical in size (3,378M2 & 3,462M2).
Following our analysis of the client brief, our planning appraisal meant a high density development composed of four alternating towers reaching of 17 floors high sitting on a two storey podium housing all amenities as well as parking.
The design of each tower is a simple repertoire of folds composed of steel structure and metal cladding. The tower floor plate is square and houses 4 X four bedroom apartments.
SET Role: Lead Architect
Various amenities such as the swimming pool were incorporated within the program to enhance the communal dynamics of this residential development.
The development approach allowed for double height covered drop-off zones with easy access to the parking area set within the two level podium