Aldar HQ Building, Abu Dhabi

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The Aldar headquarters building is the first circular building of its kind in the Middle East. It is located in Al Raha, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
The shape of this building is achieved through the use of structural diagrid, a diagonal grid of steel.
The building features the following elevators:
12 passenger elevators2 service elevators3 mono space elevators1 circular hydraulic lift2 dumbwaiters

The extent that the circle is embedded in the ground was designed around the golden ratio.
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  • If you are in Abu Dhabi and enjoy unique architecture don't miss the Aldar HQ Building. We were in a hurry so we did not take a tour of the interior, yet security was very accommodating and allowed us...  more »
  • The city of Abu Dhabi, a symbol of architectural modernity, has several buildings that defy civil construction, all very beautiful.
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  • The only skyscrapers circular around the world! It's fantastic to see on the outside and inside. But the inland visit is not open to the public because it is a corporate building and access is restricted.
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