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Apple Flagship Store – Tokyo, Japan

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Building: Apple Flagship Store
Location: Tokyo Japan
Completion: 2003
Architect: Bohlin Cywinski Jackson
Facade Design and Energy Analysis: Atelier Ten

AE Interests: Double skin envelope, Interior environment, Facade glass joints

Written by Garrett Jones

February 1, 2011 at 4:15 pm

Posted in Built

Comcast Center – Philadelphia, USA

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Building: Comcast Center
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Completion: 2008
Architect: Robert A. M. Stern Architects
Structural Engineer: Thornton Tomasetti
Environment Design and Energy Analysis: Atelier Ten
Contractor: L. F. Driscoll Company

AE Interests: Core and frame construction, low emissivity glass facades, energy sustainability and LEED accreditation, large span structural design

Written by Garrett Jones

February 1, 2011 at 4:02 pm

Posted in Built

Inter-Faith Spiritual Center – Boston, Massachusetts

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Building: Inter-Faith Spiritual Center
Location: Boston, MA
Completion: 1998
Architect: Office dA, Inc.
Lighting Consultant: Lam Partners, Inc.
Mechanical Engineer: Cosentini Associates
Acoustical Consultant: Acentech

AE Interests: Proper division of rooms for efficiency purposes as well as respect towards differing faiths, walls lined with layered glass curtain-wall, complex lighting schemes involving natural light, intrinsic and complex woodwork, accommodating all religions without preference towards any specific architecture, acoustics diagraming

Written by Garrett Jones

August 30, 2010 at 3:47 pm

Posted in Built

Banq – Boston, Massachusetts

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Building: Banq
Location: Boston, MA
Completion: 2008
Architect: Office dA, Inc.
Engineer: SGH

AE Interests: Pre-fabricated pannel design and construction, HVAC integration for energy efficiency, structural design, lighting design and conservation

Written by Garrett Jones

August 30, 2010 at 3:26 pm

Posted in Built

40 Mercer Soho Residences – New York, New York

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Building: 40 Mercer Soho Residences
Location: New York, New York
Completion: Built as of 2008
Architect: Jean Nouvel
Structural Engineer: Gilsanz Murray Steficek LLP (NY)

AE Interests: Complex facade design involving 2 layers, energy efficient lighting design, maximizing useful space within parameters and budget (65 000 000 $), incorporation of city as art (picture 3 above)

Written by Garrett Jones

August 30, 2010 at 3:08 pm

Posted in Built

Gazprom-City – Saint Petersburg, Russia

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Building: Gazprom-City
Location: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Completion: Unbuilt (Design Competition)
Architect: Jean Nouvel
Engineers: Arup, Mr Paul Nuttal
Project Managers: Mathieu Forest, Elizabeth Kather

AE Interests: Transparency in design, complex structural design, integration of arboretums into spans of structure, energy efficiency

Written by Garrett Jones

August 30, 2010 at 2:48 pm

Posted in Proposed Design

Tour Phare – Paris, France

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Building: Tour Phare
Location: Paris, France
Completion: Unbuilt
Architect: Jean Nouvel
Structural/Facade Engineers: Arup, Paul Nuttall
Fluids Engineers: OTHEM, Pascal Wiecheteck
Thermal Engineers: Transsolar, Matthias Schule
Project manager: Eric Stephany

AE Interests: Full length plate glass walls, large scale rotation and stabilization, offices (115 000 m2),
market room, restaurants between firms, public restaurants, four large led display screens

Written by Garrett Jones

August 30, 2010 at 2:31 pm

Posted in Proposed Design

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