Daniel Libeskind to Design Abu Dhabi HCT Facility
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Daniel Libeskind to Design Abu Dhabi HCT Facility

27 May 2010

US-based architect Daniel Libeskind will design the new Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) Innovation City in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The project's architecture will incorporate elements of Emirati culture and its form will be inspired by the flight of the falcon. The 110,000ft²

US-based architect Daniel Libeskind will design the new Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) Innovation City in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

The project’s architecture will incorporate elements of Emirati culture and its form will be inspired by the flight of the falcon.

The 110,000ft² project will be located on the existing HCT building site at Muroor Road and Al Saada Street.

The cost of the project has not been disclosed yet, according to the thenational.ae.

Accommodating 5,000 students, the sustainable academic and research facility will house the Abu Dhabi Men’s College, the HCT’s Central Services division and the Centre for Excellence for Applied Research and Training.