Siemens HQ – Masdar City, United Arab Emirates
Building: Siemens HQ
Location: Masdar City, United Arab Emirates (right outside of Abu Dhabi)
Architect: Sheppard Robson
Structural and MEP Engineer: AECOM
Contractor: Al Fara’a
Project Manager: Morganti
AEInterests: Achieved LEED Platinum certification, airtight facade designed to reduce thermal conductivity, variation in shading system form characterized by light-weight aluminum fins with each facade tailored to suit its solar orientation.