The Residence Hotel -Teheran, Iran

A landmark building in central Tehran, comprising 300 hotel suites and Spa facility to a 5 star International standard of quality.

The building forms part of a greater master plan with linkages to a mega-shopping mail, underground railway station, office buildings, a specialist restaurant building and structured parking for 550 vehicles.

The curved three dimensional building exterior visually reduce the mass of the buildings bulk, while the engineering responds appropriately to the high earthquake activity within the regions.

External materials include clear glass facades, aluminium composite panels and local sandstone.

Gross building floor area is 45 000 sq m + a construction cost of $ 108 million [US].

Currently under construction for completion in early 2013.

Project Architect: Eng - Kien Tan