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Esfera City Center Master Plan – Monterrey, Mexico

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Building: Esfera City Center Master Plan
Location: Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
Completion: 2018 (Phase 1)
Architect: Zaha Hadid Architects
Local Architect: BUDIC
Structural Engineer: Fhecor Ingenieros + Alonso y Asociados
Services Engineers: PGI Engineering
Project Manager: Escala

AE Interest: Community is designed with CPTED (Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design) principles, arranged in an ideal solar orientation, optimizes wind patterns to cool buildings, composed of 12 residential towers and 981 total apartments, constructed in 3 phases with the first phase having 353 apartment units.

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Written by Victoria Ibarra

September 4, 2015 at 1:57 pm

Posted in Built

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