Location: Mina Tripoli, Lebanon
Client: Lebanese Ministry of Education and Higher Education
Consultant: Said Jazairi Consulting Office (SJCO)
Built-up Area: 14,500 m²
Date: 2007 – 2010
The Lebanese Ministry of Education and Higher Education hired Said Jazairi Consulting Office to design a Hotel and Vocational Institute in the northern city of Tripoli. The project’s challenge lied on its programmatic diversity; which was to house both academic and recreational activities to offer an opportunity for the Vocational Institute Students to learn while directly engaging with customers and end-users. The building consists of a 39 room hotel with facilities such as restaurants, seminar rooms, banquet hall, kitchen, laundry and storage. The building also houses a vocational institute with classrooms, workshops, training kitchen, library, staff accommodation and more.
ZHM’s main tasks: Design Development • Assistance in the preparation of execution documents