PARCEL 4.12 • King Abdullah Financial District (Riyadh – KSA)

PARCEL 4.12 • King Abdullah Financial District (Riyadh – KSA)

2013 – in progress
Callison Architects (Seattle – USA)
Saudi Bin Ladin Group
Office + Residence + Retail
Glass Balaustrade + Stick-System + Structural Glazed Facade + Unitized System + Ventilated Metal Cladding
14.000SQM Glass Façades + 7.500SQM ACP Cladding
150.000SQFT Glass Façades + 80.000SQFT ACP Cladding

The building is made up by three buildings: a two storey commercial podium from which the residential tower, 105 m high, and the office tower 54 m high, rise. Residential and office towers facades, made by unitized module curtain walls, stick system curtain walls and composite panels ventilated walls, are 4 degrees inclined one mirrored to the other. Residential tower is composed by unitized module curtain walls with openable windows, interrupted by balconies with glass balustrades and a sun shading system made by metal meshes.

The north storey block is made by a stainless steel panels ventilated wall, cut by a curtain wall all over the 26 levels. Office tower main elements are sun shading blades, glass typologies chessboard and backlit modules design. Podium envelope, partially inclined of 8 degrees, is made by mullion and transom curtain walls and stone or composite panels ventilated walls. On the Mosque facade the complex bronze cladding has a decorative design.