News - 02.24.2014
CasaShopping nearing completion
HOCHTIEF Brazil has concluded and delivered the CasaShopping expansion services, located in Barra da Tijuca, RJ, to its client, Marcon Developments.
The company's scope of services included the pre-construction and construction of the mall's expansion with the addition of four blocks, each with four floors, totaling 25,000 mï¿½ of gross leasable area, with 7,000 mï¿½ of corporate area and 56,800 mï¿½ of total constructed area. The mall's cover, areas for restaurants with terraces and views of Pedra da Gï¿½vea, and a helipad were also built.
One of the highlights of the expansion is its modern cover shaped like a wave, consisting of a metal structure and 1,500 mï¿½ of glass panels, which interconnects the entrance with the inside of the mall, called "Carioca Wave".