Dakar International Congress Center, Senegal

Location: Dakar

Country: Senegal

Client: Summa Construction

Architect: Tabanlioglu Architects

Services Provided: Structural Engineering

Awards: ENR2015 Global Best Projects Award in the Cultural Projects

Meinhardt has provided structural engineering design services in only 2.5 months for this fast-track project, just in time for the 15th Francophonie Summit which was held in Dakar, Senegal, on the 29th November 2014. Our client for this project is Summa Construction, and architectural services were provided by Tabanlioglu Architecture-both Turkey based companies.

Sponsored by Engineering News Record (ENR) the 3rd Annual Global Best Projects Competition identifies and honours the global project teams behind outstanding design and construction efforts during the past year. Industry veterans select the Global Best Projects winners as outstanding examples of the challenges, risks and rewards of designing and building internationally with special emphasis on the diversity of project teams and their teamwork.