339 WALDORF ASTORIA

339
Waldorf Astoria
Beijing, China
Project 2008-2009

After completion of the concept study the project was not pursued any further in this form. An alternative design is currently being carried out by another office.


FACTS

Herzog & de Meuron Team:
Partners: Jacques Herzog, Pierre de Meuron, Stefan Marbach
Project Architect: Linxi Dong (Associate)
Project Team: Olga Bolshanina, Dorothee Dietz, Hyunsoo Kim, Evert Klinkenberg, Yusun Kwon, Emily Liang, Kenan Liu, Agustín Solórzano Gil, Masato Takahashi, Claudia Winkelmann, Daniela Zimmer

Client:
COFCO Limited, Taiwan Hotel Corp., Ltd., Beijing, P.R. China

Operator:
Hilton Hotel Management (Asia) Co., Ltd. Singapore

Planning:
Architect Planning: Herzog & de Meuron, Basel, Switzerland
Structural, Building Services Engineering: Ove Arup & Partners Ltd., London, United Kingdom

Specialist / Consulting:
Vertical Circulation: Schindler Elevator Ltd., Ebikon, Switzerland

Building Data:
Site Area: 5,884sqm
Building Footprint: 4,670sqm
Building Dimensions: Length 44m, Width 58 m, Maximum height: 50 m
Gross Floor Area: 35,000sqm

Program:
- Suite: 124 x 57sqm
- Deluxe Suite: 25 x 114sqm
- Presidential Suite: 2 x 570sqm
- Hutong Villas: 4 x 500sqm
- Meeting Rooms: 4 x approx. 65sqm
- Ballroom for 500 people, 750sqm
- Gym & Spa: 2000sqm