Location: Yazd, Iran
Area: 4,83,988 sq ft
Service: Architecture + Interiors + Planning
The ICT Tower is inspired by history, as it reflects the evolution of adaption of man to nature. The fundamental guidelines of sustainability, including linear alignment of the plot (north-west to south-east orientation). The atrium acts as the central courtyard, allowing more light into the project. Portions of the atrium facade are lined with solar cells for on-site power generation. Multiple air-lock lobbies reduce the heat gain / loss within the building envelope, where as the double skin screen facade provides shade from the excess solar radiation.