Earlier this week it was announced that UN studio has been selected to design the grand hyatt hotel in frankfurt. the new tower will house a 5-star-plus hotel with 405 rooms and suites, a ballroom, spa, various restaurants, a lobby bar and a public sky lounge on the top floor, and the possibility of an adjacent congress center. the hotel tower consists of 22 floorsat a height of approximately 110 metres.UN studio's grand hyatt proposal along with five other projects will be exhibited from the 20th until the 27th may 2009 in the foyer of the technical town hall of the city of frankfurt.
credits: grand hyatt hotel, frankfurt am main, 2009
client: vivico real estate, frankfurt am main
UNStudio (architect): ben van berkel with arjan dingsté, marc herschel,marianthi tatari, steffen riegas, joerg lonkwitz, jesper christensen, junseung woo, peter irmscher, beatriz zorzo, leon bloemendaal, patrik noome bollinger + grohman
(structural engineering): klaus bollinger, manfred grohmann, marina leifels, oliver tessmann, philipp eisenbach,alexander berger, simon ruppertarup
(MEP engineering, facade engineering, fire safety): rudi scheuermann, chad mccarthy, oliver schwabe.