The Emirates Office Tower

Dubai, UAE

2000

Norr Group Consultants

Turner Steiner International

H.H. General Shaikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Overview

The Emirates Office Tower is a 550,000 square-foot, 57-story office tower. The facade consists of a custom unitized curtainwall system that includes: metallic finishes, aluminum and stainless steel panels, and curved bullnose features. This unique 3-sided building incorporates flat, sloped and curved curtainwalls; and a stainless steel tension rod space frame entry.

Specifications

  • Consultant

    Acer Freeman Fox International, Ltd.

  • Floors

    56

  • U-value

  • Depth of System

    7 3/16"

  • Thermal Break

    No

  • Glazing Frame Type

    2-Sided Structural Silicone, Unitized

  • Glass Type

    1 1/8" Insulated Vision and Spandrel

  • Design Wind Pressure

    =25/-35 kpa

  • Nominal Stack Joint Dim

    1"

  • Exterior Finishes

    PPG Duranar Metallic, Gawick Silver SH-730

  • Interior Finishes

    PPG Duracron, Silver #4

  • Embed

    Halfen Channel Inserts in top-of-slab on Pre-stressed Concrete Plank System

  • Anchor Type

    Welded Steel Plate Bracket

  • In fills / Special Material

    Projected Stainless Steel Ledge Accents with 60 Degree Mitered Corner, 8-Story "Drum" (50' Radiused Wall) Podium Segmented, Unitized Curtainwall

  • Project Type

    Commercial