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The sun sets on Downtown Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in December, 2013. Saudi Arabia's capital has seen significant growth, and heavy traffic along with it...Images owned by SUSTG.org. SUSTG.org does not own the audio in this video. Video is made for entertainment purposes only.
08/2012 HOE ARCHITECTS invited to international design competition Metro Station Downtown, Arriyadh (Saudi Arabia) 11/2012 HOE ARCHITECTS 2nd Prize Project Data *International design competition 2012 Competition Team *Jens Achilles (Projektleitung) *Gina Gage, Andrea Fernandez Aller, Basma Massoud, *Jooyoung Kim, Mara Collini-Hermann Project Partners Structural design (roof) *sbp gmbh, *schlaich bergermann und partner, Stuttgart Civil engineering (metro station) *Obermeyer Planen + Beraten GmbH, München Building services engineering *Obermeyer Planen + Beraten GmbH, München Climate Concept *Transsolar Energietechnik GmbH, München Light design *Schmidt König Lichtplaner, München Local Partner *Obermeyer Middle East GmbH, Abu Dhabi DAR Engineering, Riyadh Renderings and 3...
There's a time for bejeweled daggers and bangles, and then there's the rest of life. A primary destination for anyone touching down in Riyadh is the souk, or market. All sorts of luxury goods, spices and kitsch are ready to be haggled over here, but in reality, expats who relocate to Saudi Arabia's capital spend far more time roaming the polished, climate-controlled expanses of modern malls than negotiating the winding aisles of a souk. And when it comes to malls, there's plenty to pick from. High-end everything is on sale in Riyadh. (In fact, anyone with understated tastes might have to dig deep, as bling can seem to be perennially in style.) Al Faisaliyah and Mamlaka shopping centers are located downtown, with the latter notably home to an entire ladies-only floor. Malls aren't just ...
Riyadh highway intersection downtown exit A1