Guadalajara, Jal. MÉXICO.
Av. Adolfo López Meteos Sur, between Av. Guadalupe and Lázaro Cárdenas.
This render was presented today by Domo-Gdl a SSC forist, seems to be the oficial one.
ESTIMATED HEIGHT: 210 m. (including 20mts. of spire)
LOT: 8,190.99 m2
CONSTRUCTION STARTED: March 2009. (foundation started)
CONSTRUCTION END: End of 2010.
COST: around 80 mdls
USE: HOTEL (main hotel, base is a convention centre)
INVERSIONIST: Hoteles RIU
CONSTRUCTOR: Montecarlo Construcción y Mobiliario S.A. de C.V.
FOUNDATION: Citemex www.citemex.com
In that web page is a note that talks about foundation...
113 piles with diameters between 0.6m and 2.0m and between 10 and 15 meters deep.
Due to finish it around 7 weeks. Signed on the 22nd of may.
on the road below, is being built a new suspended bridge, like about 40 or 50 mts high.
THIS IS AN OLD RENDER, SUPPOSED TO BE DESIGNED BY HERZOG AND THE MEURON, BUT UNFORTUNALLY IT WAS DECLINED.