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