MINISTRY CONSTRUCTION
TURKMENISTAN

Client: Ministry of Construction
Architect: EDGE (Previously L+B Design Group)
Total GFA: 17,000 m²
Site Area : 2 hectares
Construction Cost: 50 million USD
Bouygues are the contractor for this design and build project, situated along Archabil Avenue, Ashagabat, Turkmenistan. L+B Design Group were appointed as architect for this project in June 2009, with the completion date set for August 2010. The building is 14 storeys in height and houses 2 ministries, the Ministry of Construction and the Ministry of Construction Materials, with a 2 storey podium with staff restaurant and a 350 person conference room completing the project. The tower is being constructed using reinforced, in-situ concrete and comprises a 2-storey entrance hall. The podium is to be constructed using a combination of in-situ concrete and structural steel trusses over the Conference Room.