with four equal sides allowing for very flexible spaces.
Villas in The Sky
KAFD Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
CLient: Public Investment Fund
Award date: January 2010
Service: Design and Build
Zones 1, 2 and 4
Villas in the Sky is Another KAFD landmark it is a polygon
with four equal sides allowing for very flexible spaces. The
shifted upper plates create a jagged facade that visually
differentiates the various architectural features in the
mixed-use building. With a 36-story and a total build up
area of 41,000 m2. The building has a LEED Gold in its
Energy label and is the 14th tallest in Riyadh.
In the building’s podium which consists of 3 stories are
dedicated to retail and are connected to the Wadi, while
the Skywalks create easy access and optimal connection
for users. The next 14 stories are designed as office space
and the top 12 floors house 22 residential units. BCG’s
work included Construction and MEP of the tower.