setec, leading the mission as independent checker
setec, assisted by Alain Pecker ( earthquake specialist) and the CSTB (Scientific Center for Building Technics, Wind Loads analysis Department), have been leading the mission since July 2016 of Independent Checker on one of the highest buildings in the world.
Designed by the Spanish Architect, Santiago CALATRAVA (Lyon-Saint Exupéry High Speed Train Station, and the Pont de l’Europe in Orleans in association with setec TPI), this observation tower is being realized by EMAAR.
It will be an important central point in the development of the port of Dubai. His design, according to the architect himself, are directly inspired by the Orchid Flower where its draws its roots from the Islamic culture and the Minarets architecture.
Its design blends both the most advanced technical and environmental developments while respecting the culture and heritage of the United Arab Emirates.