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February 15, 2011

Temporary Vistitors Center | ASL, London/GB and Strauss Architekten

Abu Dhabi/ VAE
TEMPORARY VISITORS CENTER
Abu Dhabi/ UAE
2009 – 2010
CONCEPTUAL DESIGN TO TENDER DOCUMENTS
Client
Abu Dhabi Culture & Heritage
Architect
ASL, London/GB and
Strauss Architekten,Stuttgart/ Germany
General contractor
Nüssli, Hüttwilen/ Schweiz
Photos
Kudy Reuteler, Hüttwilen/ Switzerland; TEC
Description
A temporary exhibition and information center for visitors has been designed in the Abu Dhabi historical city. The building consists of two independent sections that are linked by a bridge. According the local conditions and the client’s special requests the engineers specified a steel skeleton in combination with steel composite floors and piled foundations.



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http://www.german-architects.com/teuffel-engineering-consultants/

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