Case Studies

Al Shafar Tower, Tecom

Location: Al Shafar Tower, Tecom, Dubai, UAE Client: Holborn Assets Requirement: Solar Control Introduction One of the tallest buildings in Tecom, Al Shafar Tower is a 25 floor building offering its occupants stunning 360 degree views of the city. Requirement Staff and guests were uncomfortable due to high solar heat gain and annoying sun glare […]

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The Dubai Mall

Location: Dubai, UAE Client: Emaar Requirement: Safety & Security Introduction The Dubai Mall is the world’s largest shopping mall based on total area and fourteenth largest by gross leasable area. Located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, it is part of the 20-billion-dollar Downtown Dubai complex, and includes 1,200 shops. Requirement Spontaneous glass failure is a common problem in […]

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Emirates Towers

Location: Dubai, UAE Client: Jumeirah Group Requirement: Safety & Security , Solar Control Introduction The Emirates Towers complex contains the Emirates Office Tower and Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel. The two towers, which rise to 355 m (1,165 ft) and 309 m (1,014 ft), respectively, stand as the 23rd and 47th tallest buildings in the world. The two towers […]

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Dubai Intl Airport

Location: Dubai, UAE Client: Dubai Airports Company Requirement: Safety & Security Introduction Dubai Airport is spread over an area of 3,400 hectares (8,400 acres) of land. In 2013 DXB handled a record 66.4 million in passenger traffic, a 15.2 per cent increase over 2012. This made it the 7th busiest airport in the world by passenger trafficand the 2nd busiest […]

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Salon Ink

Location: Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE Client: Salon Ink Requirement: Solar Control Requirement Salon Ink is one of the largest beauty salons in Dubai with a very prominent location on Jumeirah beach road. Located in Beach Park Plaza, the salon is contained within two huge glass facades which although looked impressive, were also letting in a large amount of heat […]

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Fairmont Hotel

Location: Dubai, UAE Client: Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Requirement: Safety & Security Introduction Fairmont Dubai is a 34-storey, 153 m (502 ft) skyscraper hotel completed in 2002 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The hotel is managed by the Fairmont Hotels and Resorts brand. This hotel is directly linked to the Dubai World Trade Centre (the Dubai International Convention […]

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Burj Al Arab Hotel

Location: Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE Client: Jumeirah Group Requirement: Safety & Security Introduction One of the most iconic buildings in the world, the Burj Al Arab Hotel is considered the landmark building that put Dubai on the map. Currently the 4th tallest hotel in the world and often referred to as the world’s first “Seven Star” […]

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