Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.
Ekta Tripolis in Mumbai, India by Architect Reza Kabul
August 19th, 2015 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: Architect Reza Kabul
Ekta Tripolis the new landmark in Goregaon stretches over 36 residential storey of Reza Kabul’s artwork. This luxury residence designed with every possible facility needed for joyful, stress free existence for today’s stressful life. Designed in sleek lines and smooth contours, contemporary spaced and top line amenities gives it the perfect compact feel required. The use of high performance glass and glazing on all orientations will provide with cost effect ( low –e insulated frames) especially during the summer. Direct heat is reduced with the help of balconies and projections that are provided on every level creating an offset. While on the other hand care has also been taken for a minimum 2% daylight factor to be achieved by keeping sufficient size of window opening as per the carpet area of each room. Even the railings to be used are of S.S. and recycled material taking another step to a sustainable environment.
The podiums consisting of the parking levels are provided with fabricated jail design which along with creating an aesthetical elevation it provides the much needed ventilation to the area, while AAC blocks are used for walls and paints with low VOC only are to be used. Contributing to control the pollution level and smoke as well as protecting public areas, tobacco smoke control is designed for resulting in dedicated smoking zones with proper signage and exhaust systems.
Special awareness it to be created among teams, potential buyers for a green environment which include segregation of wet and dry waste. Encouraging the decrease of car pollution and encouraging alternate fuel. Car charging stations for electrical cars and bikes are accounted for in every 50 car parks While the interaction with nature is encouraged over a 3 acre area of lush landscaping gardens, interactive fountains, garden walkway, dense perimeter landscape, old folks garden and chess plaza are just a few to name.
Promoting a healthy lifestyle, Kabul has designed an infinity edge swimming pool & kid’s pool along with gymnasiums, meditation and yoga area are included in too. A walking and jogging track along with a reflexology zone with calming landscape serves its purpose. Supporting the environment and promoting sustainability a sewage treatment has been accommodated and rain water harvesting incorporated along with a vermiculture pit.
While for entertainment a clubhouse, mini amphitheater, game room, children’s play area, party lawn, tea corner and maze garden have also been designed. Various sports activity including basketball, squash court, cycling track and snooker are just a few to name that are some of the available features of this residence. Even a special no vehicle zone has been designed. Each of the spacious deck area gives one a beautiful panoramic view of the city to wake up to.
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