Boulevard Of Wheeled Dreams
Cafes, tea houses, and a large cafeteria are strategically placed along this “Boulevard of Wheeled Dreams” to reinforce the sense of community and maximize opportunities for collaboration.
Hero Global Center for Innovation and Technology,
Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
The Hero Global Center for Innovation and Technology (CIT) is a center of two wheeled vehicle innovation, connecting people with nature and inspiring creativity in a lively, colorful atmosphere. The 250 acre campus is designed to be flexible and adaptable; anticipating the changing needs of future technologies.
At the center of the design is a sculpted tower housing studio spaces for designers and engineers, overlooking test tracts and laboratory spaces below. Beneath the tower a Commons Building contains a visitor center, showroom, theatre-style auditorium, and the cafeteria. New vehicle models are revealed from the roof of the Commons Building and descend via a ramp to the courtyard below.
Campus buildings feature:
photovoltaic panels on the rooftops with vegetation growing below
state-of-the-art lighting and energy technologies
daylight and fresh air for all meeting and workspaces
AreaSite: 250+ acres, Building: 50,000 sq. meters (all phases)
William McDonough + Partners, Design Architect
SEMAC, Executive Architects and Engineers
Integral Designs, Landscape Consultants
WEI, Air Distribution and Cooling Engineering
WSP, Energy and Water Concepts
Awards + Certifications
Platinum rating from the Indian Green Building Council