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Architecture firm Calatrava strengthens focus on UAE market

Calatrava International, an architecture and engineering firm based in Zurich, Switzerland, is strengthening its focus on the UAE market through its regional hub office in Dubai. At the helm of operations in the region is Micael Calatrava, son of starchitect, Dr Santiago Calatrava.

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Dubai Creek Tower sets new milestone with completion of pile cap

Dubai Creek Tower, the global icon in the heart of the 6 sq km Dubai Creek Harbour, has completed concrete placement for the pile cap two months ahead of scheduled completion. The concrete pouring commenced in September last year and reached over 50 per cent completion in January 2018.

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Santiago Calatrava completes a new bridge in Italy

Created by one of the most exciting architects in the world, the Cosenza Bridge is part of a larger urban regeneration project in the region

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Santiago Calatrava's explains how he designed the Oculus for future generations

Nearly two years sine the completion of the Oculus in New York, a new book by Assouline memorializes the soaring transportation hub at Ground Zero.

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Santiago Calatrava's Samuel Beckett bridge becomes a playable harp

Samuel Beckett Bridge in Ireland has become icon of Dublin’s urban landscape. The steel superstructure spans the liffey river, connecting vehicular traffic and pedestrians with its slender, cable-stayed configuration, while a single inclined pylon at its center seems to subtly simulate the curvature of a harp.

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Construction on The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour reaches a new milestone

The foundation work of The Tower at DCH has been completed and work on the anchorages for the stay cables that are an integral part of design and structural support of The Tower has commenced.

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Santiago Calatrava presents infrastructure vision for Sustainable Urbanization to the United Nations

Architect and engineer Santiago Calatrava delivered the keynote address in the opening session of the United Nations’ “Gateway Portals to the City: Infrastructure for Sustainable Urbanization” conference, which took place at the UN Headquarters.

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Museum of Tomorrow receives “Best Innovative Green Building” MIPIM Award

The currently most-visited museum in Brazil has been selected for its unique design, use of local resources and innovative exhibits 

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Knight Dragon unveils Greenwich Peninsula Project

Knight Dragon unveils new 1.4 million sq ft project -  the first building in the UK to be designed by international architect Santiago Calatrava - at the heart of its transformation of Greenwich Peninsula

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