Topic: Oman architecture

National Bank of Oman by LOM deliberately avoids extensive glazing and chooses context-driven approach

LOM Architecture and Design has completed the flagship headquarters building for the National Bank of Oman in Muscat, which was designed with local topography in mind. Spanning 50,000m2 and stretching across nine floors, the centrally-located building is said to thoroughly reflect its context … More

History of Science Centre by Hoehler + alSalmy architecture firm debuts in Oman

The History of Science Centre, an exhibition and conference facility at the German University of Technology Oman (GUtech) in Muscat, designed by Hoehler + alSalmy architects, has been inaugurated recently. The building houses replicas of some of the earliest groundbreaking innovations from the … More

Allies and Morrison-designed Madinat Al Irfan city in Oman wins international architecture award

The Madinat Al Irfan development project in Oman has won the Big Urban Major Projects Award at the 16th MIPIM Architectural Review Future Project Awards, after competing against other major international projects, reports ConstructionweekOnline. The results of the competition were announced at a … More