zaha hadid architects starts work on mexico city’s bora residential tower

zaha hadid architects (ZHA) has begun construction work in mexico city during a site of a ‘bora residential tower’, a high-rise building that will eventually contain some-more than 50 floors. a plan is located in santa fe, an critical business district in a west of a city with a fast flourishing village that includes 3 universities and a informal offices of microsoft, apple, and sony, among others. a site is a brief travel from internal schools, theaters, cafes and restaurants, as good as a new movement heart that will bond a district with a city’s metro network.

zaha hadid bora residential tower
all images by labtop / pleasantness of zaha hadid architects

 

 

commissioned in 2015 by nemesis capital, ZHA’s pattern will form a top residential building in mexico city. once complete, a building will contain over 220 apartments, with any turn easy a operation of 6 differently-sized apartments — form one to 3 bedroom units. a dwellings — all of that have balconies — have been configured to maximize healthy light, while ensuring remoteness and views for residents. ‘a clarity of impetus is introduced by a geometric pattern of a balconies that follow a harmonic movement that is optimized to safeguard a best use of these outside vital areas,’ explains a pattern team.

zaha hadid bora residential tower
once complete, a building will contain some-more than 220 apartments

 

 

the building tapers inwards during a base, while areas for leisure, distraction and party are contained underneath 10-storey canopies designed to send a surrounding streetscape vertically. a canopies also yield additional parallel stability. meanwhile, county spaces with restaurants and shops are found during travel level. sited subsequent to la mexicana park, a largest new open space combined in mexico city for 50 years, a growth is located in tighten vicinity to 28 hectares of parklands, lakes, sports fields.

zaha hadid bora residential tower
a high-rise building will eventually contain some-more than 50 floors

 

 

project info:

 

client: nemesis capital
architect: zaha hadid architects (ZHA)
design: zaha hadid and patrik schumacher (ZHA)
ZHA plan director: juan ignacio aranguren
ZHA plan architects: andrés arias madrid, pierandrea angius
ZHA judgment pattern team: saman saffarian (design lead), johannes elias, julia hyoun hee na, lisa kinnerud, kate revyakina

 

structural operative (concept): BAC – garcía jarque ingenieros
MEP operative (concept): PGI engineering
façade operative (concept): front inc.
visualizations (concept): labtop

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