Gate Village, DIFC
The gate village is a 10 building complex ranging from 5 to 10 story mixed-use structures. The mid-rise buildings stand on a raised car parking with a pedestrianized podium level that contains shops, restaurants and galleries. The upper levels include offices and apartments with penthouses on the op floors.
e.construct proposed an alternate precast solution to the original cast in situ design. Structural design calculation as well as shop drawings were prepared for beams and slabs on the car park levels. Pre-stressing beds were also designed for the precast factory. Technical support was provided throughout the precast production and erection process.