kenanga facade

Study for kenanga facade involves a number of decisions pertaining size of openings and thickness of the precast grc panels. We were also aware that in some areas the holes are glazed and in many of them they remain open to the elements thereby attracting other limitations. It was necessary to think of ways to discharge incoming water and also grime and dirt from outside.

In the longer elevation we can see the first lower rows of facade responding more to retail lots thereby being more closed up whereas toward the top, just before the roof we had to keep the windows or openings totally open for ventilation for the car park floors.