NEW YORK UNIVERSITY, ABU DHABI

DEVELOPER: Mubadala Infrastructure

ARCHITECT: Rafael Vinoly

CONTRACTOR:: Al-Futtaim Carillion

TOTAL AREA: 13.000 sqm

YEAR: 2014

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

The works has included the development of concept design, detailed design and the subsequent design and build implementation of the New York University Abu Dhabi Campus.

The construction activities has involved the provision of:
» 117.000 sqm of Academic space including, instructional, faculty & administration;
» 42.000 sqm of housing for students, faculty and staff;
» 34.000 sqm of car parking;
» 8.200 sqm of research areas.

MATERIAL SUPPLIED

01. Raised floor made of panels type PG3AVV with high density calcium sulphate, core 34 mm, steel tray on bottom, top covering as following:
» antistatic vinyl (9.300 sqm)
» linoleum (1.200 sqm)
» artificial stone (253 sqm)
» natural wood oak (1.008 sqm)

02. Labfloor system (sealed raised floor) and acoustic pads for laboratories area.

Substructure type MPS without stringers for FFH 10, 15, 20, 30 and 33 cm.
Substructure type MPH with heavy stringers for FFH 60, 100 and 105 cm.

Credits: Rafael Vinoly Architects