© SKIDMORE, OWINGS & MERRILL LLP/© TIM GRIFFITH
Situated on a tight space at a prominent
intersection in the center of Kuwait City
(Al Kuwayt), the Al Hamra Firdous Tower—
the tallest tower in Kuwait—is structurally
articulated in a uniquely sculpted way.
© JEREMY BITTERMAN, COURTESY OF RAFAEL VIÑOLY ARCHITECTS
SEPTEMBER 2012 Civil Engineering