Stone Towers, Cairo
The Stone Towers by ZahaHadid Architects for Rooya Group of Egypt is located in the Stone Park district of Cairo. Providing office and retail facilities to a rapidly expanding Cairo, the unique 525,000sqm Stone Towers development also includes a five-star business hotel with serviced apartments, retail with food and beverage facilities and sunken landscaped gardens and plaza called the 'Delta'.
Steven was the lead fire safety engineer for the project which was developed using a complex mixture of codes(NFPA 101, BS 5588.5 and Local Codes of Practice). Fire Safety Engineering included designing for extended distances, non compliant atrium, non compliant egress/fire brigade intervention measures and complex interface issues between the landscape and different building classifications.