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JUMEIRAH GARDENS

LOCATION:

Dubai - United Arab Emirates

CLIENT:

Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture and
Meraas Development

SIZE:

3,000,000+sm

YEAR:

2008

WITH
Gehry Technologies LLp.

POSITION
Consulting Technical Architect for Geometry Optimization​

​SCOPE
New 1km Tall Mixed Use Tower

DESCRIPTION
​This kilometer tall tower for Jumeirah Group was designed by Adrian Smith and Gordon Gill Architecture. Gehry Technologies Inc., the consulting arm of Frank Gehry’s office, was hired to optimize the geometry for constructability. Three stalagmite-like towers supported one another structurally, allowing the kilometer tall height to be reached.