Al Bahar Towers the new Abu Dhabi Investment Council Headquarters designed by Aedas Architects, is a 25-storey twin office towers in the United Arab Emirates.
Images credit: Aedas Architects
The design concept of the Towers, is both culturally and environmentally appropriate and complies with the aspirations of the recently published 2030 Abu Dhabi Development Plan.
The south facing roofs of each tower incorporate photo-voltaic cells, generating approximately five percent of the total required energy of the buildings.
A characteristic mashrabiya facade inspired by the traditional Arabian architecture, with over 1,000 moving geometric patterns, that contract and expand during the day depending on the sun’s position.
source Aedas Architects