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Aga Khan Centre

Eight meter long Silky Blast-ed stainless steel octagonal column cover

Eight meter long Silky Blast-ed stainless steel octagonal column cover

Seamless column contributes to the modern and Islamic architecture

The 8m long column has no horizontal joints

Building Function
Material
Metalwork
Metal Finishes

The pilotis of the Aga Khan Centre houses an octagonal column. The column covers were fabricated by Kikukawa, and applied the Silky Blast finish.

The thickness of the stainless steel is 3.0mm, and the size of the panel composing the column is 352mm (W) by 8000mm (L), with the longest diagonal of this regular octagon being 920mm.

Product Material Metal Finishes
or
Metalwork
Octagonal Column Covers SUS316 Silky Blast
ProjectAga Khan Centre
Abbreviated NameAga Khan Centre
ClientAga Khan Development Network
ArchitectMaki and Associates
ContractorBAM Construct UK Ltd
Completion2018
LocationLondon, UK