Gallery: Shimmering Villas in the Sky for Riyadh Utilize Unique Glazing...


A shimmering design for a mixed-use tower in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is hoping to achieve LEED certification by utilizing an intriguing glazing system that provides both shade and light. Designed by Danish Henning Larsen Architects, the Villas in the Sky will be a 29 story tower situated as one of the last buildings in the green thoroughfare, the Wadi.

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  1. Laura Beth MacDonald August 27, 2010 at 8:59 pm

    This is a truly beautiful tower, and it is such a unique glazing system. A great place to go if you want more information on this kind of construction project is McGraw Hill’s Sweet directory. They offer a lot of valuable information, including CAD details that you can download, and listings of the products and manufacturers currently available. Though I work for them, I can honestly say that they offer the most useful and complete directory available. I would recommend checking them out.

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