Contract - July 2009 - (Page 48)

design castles in the sand HOK engages 430 employees across nine offices worldwide to turn a 3,200-acre desert site in Saudi Arabia into the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology By Fred A. Bernstein Renderings courtesy of HOK The HOK design team was faced with an historically unprecedented 2.5-year schedule for design and construction of a world-class, 6 million-sq.-ft. campus (above), making this one of the world’s most ambitious development projects. Entry courtyards to the KAUST laboratories (opposite) are shaded and passively cooled as part of the pedestrian spine, with cafes, water features, and seating for scientists and students. 48 contract july 2009

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Contract - July 2009

Contract - July 2009
Guest Editorial
Resources: Alpha Workshops
Green Building Goes Global
The Collaborative Workplace
All For Fun
Group Practice
Caring Collaborator
Life is a Circus
Cohesive Spaces in Public Places
On the Landscape
Castles in the Sand
Face to Face
Heart and Soul
Project Management
Dream Team
Ad Index

Contract - July 2009