Hilson Moran have been appointed through leading architecture and design firm Gensler, to design the new National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) Global Head Office in the heart of the new Abu Dhabi Central Business District on Al Maryah Island.
The new 67,300 square meter, 31-floor, landmark building will be located on a key site within the Al Maryah Master Plan facing both, the waterfront and a main access road. The building primarily accommodates commercial office space while incorporating multiple functions, including hub bank, tower lobbies, trading floors, auditorium, conferencing centre and cafeteria.
Hilson Moran are providing the mechanical, electrical and public health design and construction monitoring alongside their other specialist in-house consultancy services including Estidama, acoustic, fire, IT and vertical transportation.
Tony Morris, International Director for Hilson Moran said: “We are delighted to be working with Gensler and aiding NBAD to achieve its vision for a sustainable working environment within a new distinctive head quarters building within the Al Maryah Island. We are pleased to see collaborative design approach to be achieving a 3 Pearl Estidama rating through particular focus to on reducing energy and water consumption within the development”