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ZAYED CITY EDGE

Project Zayed City Edge
Location El Sheikh Zayed City North of City 
Owner N.U.C.A
Scope Of Work Architecture Design & Working Drawings
Site Area 51000 M²
Total Estimated Cost 350 Million EGP
Design Date 2014
Completion Date Under Construction

The New Urban Communities Authority (NUCA) reveals Zayed Edge project, Zayed Edge is a business, commercial and entertainment complex, located in Elsheikh Zayed city with site approximate area about 51000 m², and total built-up area about 108700 m², the budget of the project is approximately about 450 million Egyptian pounds.

The Identity of the project is understood to be symbols projected onto the world representing Egypt as a prosperous global city.

 

Zayed edge complex structured at the scale of a city, strategically will be executed in a unique location and in the highest plateau of Elsheikh Zayed commercial center, which considered as one of the most magnificent plateaus, overlooking the outstanding scene of greater Cairo, The level of the land provides the users unique view of different significant landmarks such as the pyramids, grand Egyptian museum, smart village city and Cairo city. Zayed Edge location is surrounded by very high class residential compounds such as Sodic, Alegria, Beverly Hills and Elrabwa.

The project is sited within easy access to public transport and major express ways from Zayed City Center spin, 26 July corridor and from Cairo- Alex regional road.

The design of Zayed Edge wraps and injects private commercial space with the public space of the road, with internal pedestrian walk ways, nodes and landmarks activating all the zones of the project with street connectivity.  The intent of the business park design is to create a high quality and aesthetically unified Business Park to encourage excellence, innovation and create a high quality business environment, by encouraging visual continuity in terms of mass, scale, materials, color, circulation areas and the character to the surrounding environment.

The overall form and geometry are established, based on dimensional order. The different qualities between the external and internal designs are reflected in the building envelope.

At smaller scales, architectural details provide a visual dynamism that extends through each of the complex spaces.  It not only will have an influential civic focal point, but also will become one of the most popular business, shopping and entertainment destinations. All kinds of activities and events will bring vivid social life inside.

Environmental sustainability is a primary driver of the architectural design and the project employs many innovative strategies to meet this objective.