NASIRIYAH, IRAQ, 2014
Client: Hiltron, International Healthcare Consultants
The building site is composed of two structures: the first one is the hospital main building and the second one is a building for plants and generators. The main hospital building is composed of two different structural systems. The first one consists of walls, rectangular columns and beams, and two-way slabs with the foundation composed of 15m long piles, pile caps, and a slab. The second structural system consists of steel cantilevered trusses, steel and concrete beams, concrete and steel columns, concrete and composite steel-concrete slabs, and foundation slabs.