It is not every day that we write an article for the magazine of the American Society for Civil Engineering. The new Naturalis building is also attracting attention in the US. In the July / August edition an article by Kees de Koning and Michel Schamp about the construction of this very special building.
The construction of the Hourglass building on the Zuidas in Amsterdam has been completed.
Hourglass is a tower with a height of 80 meters that houses a mix of office, extended stay hotel apartments and commercial functions. The tower is also equipped with a 2-layer underground parking basement and a roof terrace. The 18 floors in total account for 35,000 m² GFA.
The building was completed in parts. At the end of February, a large part of the building was completed, namely the underground parking basements, commercial spaces and offices (Loyens & Loeff). Delivery of the hotel (PREM Suites) was at the end of May.
Aronsohn Management provided project management and quality assurance of the Hourglass project. The design is by Dam & Partners Architecten.
Read more about Hourglass here!