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Polour Rock Climbing Hall – Polour, Iran

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Building:Polur Rock Climbing Hall
Location: Polour, Mazandaran, Iran
Architect: New Wave Architecture (Lida Almassian/Shahin Heidari)
Client:Development and Maintenance of Sports Facilities
Area: 4500 sqm.
Design Approved: 2012
Status: Under Construction

 

AEInterests: Connection between climbers and the surrounding landscape, fragmented mass invites nature, white fiber cement panels, steel moment resisting frames, tubular trusses transmit loads, geological process inspired shape

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Written by Joshua Shokraeifard

September 9, 2015 at 7:25 am

Posted in Built

Apartment No.1 – Mahallat, Iran

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Building: Apartment No. 1
Location: Mahallat, Markazi, Iran
Architect: Architecture by Collective Terrain (AbCT)
Structural Engineer: Reza Mehdizadeh
Mechanical Engineer: Ehsan Mehdizadeh
Contractor: Mehdi Mehdizadeh
Completion: 2010

AEInterests: recycled stone from stone cutting plant, recycled doors from the area, wooden shutters control heat and light

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Written by Joshua Shokraeifard

September 9, 2015 at 7:24 am

Posted in Built

Vali-Asr Commercial Office Building – Tehran, Iran

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Building: Vali-Asr Commercial Office Building
Location: Vali-Asr, Tehran, Iran
Architect: Abbas Riahi Fard and Farinaz Razavi Nikoo of RYRA Studio
Structural Engineer: Houman Farrokhi
Mechanical Consultant: Mohammad Reza Zomorrodi, Behrooz Noori
Electrical Consultant: Abbas Ahmadi, Amir Hossein Azmayesh
Contractor: Problem Company
Area: 1100.0 sqm
Project Year: 2009

AEInterests: facade as the “city skin”, Brazilian white marble, black Nadjafabad marble, contrasting interior and exterior color scheme

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Written by Joshua Shokraeifard

September 9, 2015 at 7:23 am

Posted in Built

Barin Ski Resort – Shemshak, Iran

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Building: Barin Ski Resort
Location: Shemshak, Iran
Architect: RYRA Studio
Main Contractor: Problem Company
Structural Engineer: Mr Kamran Edraki – Edraki
Client / Developer: Barin Group
Environmental Engineer: Azmayesh
Completion: 2009
Area: 60 sqm per unit

AEInterests: Igloo inspired design, environment driven design, Combined Metaphoric Design between nature and man-made objects , regional design, laser cut corian and MDF interior elements.

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Written by Joshua Shokraeifard

September 3, 2015 at 3:42 pm

Posted in Built