IDF Smart City Facility (Ir Habahadim)
Project Details:Country: Israel Client: Mabat La-Negev (JV of Minrav and Electra) Services: Engineering Markets: Buildings Year:2012 (ongoing)
This huge smart city complex (about 250 thousand sq.m. in a lot of 2.5 million sq.m.) is being constructed to the highest technological and educational standards, and is to be used primarily by the Israeli Army (IDF). The project’s facilities include housing facilities for soldiers, classrooms, offices, kitchen and a 15 thousand sq.m. dining hall, synagogue, sports facilities (including an indoor pool), multi-use courts, a football stadium, logistics centres and firing zones. This project utilizes the “green building” standards and many hi-tech environmental elements.