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High-Rise Excursion – New Administrative Capital City Iconic Tower

In Academic, Tuesday, February 28, 2023


In collaboration with Egypt’s CSCEC EGYPT (China State Construction) Construction Company and as part of the BTECH Design Studio course, a group of 52 students of the 10th  semester were introduced in an excursion on the 28th of February, 2023 to the architecture and strategic project parameters of key high-rise buildings in one of Egypt’s new contemporary developments by engineers from CSCEC EGYPT (China State Construction) Construction Company.

The excursion provided students with knowledge about latest building design, high-rise construction and urban design objectives in the “New Capital City” district of Cairo and the transformation process of Cairo to a 21st century Megapolis.

The excursion included the 393-meter high Iconic Tower with adjacent Twin Towers in the central business district, planned as the heart of the new city extinction of Cairo towards the Mediterranean Sea.