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This project involves 3 apartment towers that house 279 units. Two towers are 16 levels while the last one has one level less. The three towers rest on a four-level parking lot building that comprises service areas, both maintenance and administration, as well as bicycle parking spots, 614 parking spaces and a total of 280 warehouse units for the apartment residents.

Its construction is divided into 3 phases. The first phase involves a 95-apartment building with 15 floors that have 4 housing typologies and on the last level there are 3 apartments and a penthouse. The second phase is identical to the first one. The third phase has 14 standard levels and 1 penthouse floor, for a total of 89 apartment units.

The parking lot is also divided according to the three phases, where the first has 58 warehouse units and 195 parking spaces. The second phase has 92 warehouse units and 224 parking spots. And the last phase has 130 warehouse units and 195 parking spaces.

Each building has a direct communication with an area of ​​amenities located on the southeast side of the project, through a controlled access point on the second parking level. The amenities have a diverse program of activities for the resident. The amenities area has two blocks connected by a pool area, a solarium and terraces, which allow the user to enjoy several activities without leaving the complex.

The towers have a dynamic design on their facade with splendid views and natural ventilation for every apartment. They have common naturally ventilated areas, an emergency stairway and an elevator for each building. The exterior walls and windows have been specified according to thermal impact studies that guarantee the correct isolation of all apartment units. Emergency exits and evacuation paths facilitate building clearing and emergency crews entrance. The three towers have a fire detection system and emergency stairs at one end of the tower.

All units have lighting in all its interior and exterior spaces and lighting outlets, switches and contacts, it also has telecommunications outlet (phone, pay TV, internet) located at strategic spots. Every apartment has HVAC with divided equipment located at the east and west ends of each general floor plan.

The apartments are divided into four typologies and a penthouse. All units have an open social area, where the living room and dining room are located and connected to the kitchen and the laundry area. The differences between the apartment types is perceived in the number of bedrooms, bathrooms that impact on the size of each one: apartment T1 has 74.21m²; apartment T2 has 87.76m²; apartment T3A 94.73m²; apartment T4 107.60m². Also the penthouse has larger dimensions in relation to social areas and private rooms, with 149.46m² total.

Project Info

Category

Multi-Family Housing

Date

2017

Location

STA. CATARINA, N.L., MX.

Lot

18,294.47 m2; 196,920.03 sq ft.

Size

51,930.99 m2; 558,980.52 sq ft.

Architectural design

Arq. Rodrigo G. de la Peña L.

Architectural design team

Arq. Hugo Bárcenas, Arq. Karla Madrigal, Arq. Rubén Segovia, Arq. María Benavides, Arq. Asael Suárez.

Photos

Arq. Jorge Taboada | Pentaprisma

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