Lysandros Kyriacou, Partner and Managing Director of KAL Engineering (TDA+KAL), was invited to give a presentation at the Symposium “Building High with Safety – Jean Nouvel Tower 25” in Nicosia on March 15th 2012, which was organized by Nice Day Developments, Lois Builders, The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET Cyprus Network) and the Cyprus Safety and Health Association.
Mr. Kyriacou is a Civil & Structural Engineer and his firm KAL Engineering was appointed in 2003 as the Consultant Civil & Structural Engineers of the project Tower 25 by Ateliers Jean Nouvel in Nicosia, Cyprus. The project is under construction and is scheduled to be completed in the summer of 2012.
Mr. Kyriacou’s presentation dealt with the particularities during the study of the project which were the most challenging for the team of consultant engineers. These particularities include (1) side cast perforated walls, (2) foundations and piles, (3) retaining walls - the diaphragm wall and anchorages, and (4) construction of the basementsin phases.