Al Salam

Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Client
Al-Othman Holding Company
Architects
Planho-HCP
Design
2014
Execution
En construcción
Surface
131.8910 m2
Procedure
Concurso: 1er. premio

 

The proposed design adapts the constraints of the rectangular site, where horizontal expansion optimizes the spatial arrangement according to the programme brief. Hospital units rise over a massive horizontal volume which houses the parking building and outpatient delimited by a large access lobby. This hospital is a model in the Middle East whose outward expression is manifested by a skin-mosaic, while to meet its aesthetic qualities, helps control sun exposure and protection from inclement end Saudi climate.