Zorlu Center, Istanbul, Turkey

28 July 2016

Project value: 2.5 billion USD Floating riser and acoustic room systems for high-rise buildings Zorlu Center is Turkey’s first and only “mixed use” project with five functions and realized by the Joint Initiative Group of Tabanlıoğlu Mimarlık – Emre Arolat Mimarlık Ltd. Şti. The project extends over a construction area of 619,595 sq.m (6,669,265 sq.ft) including culture and art center, hotel, business center, shopping center and residences. The culture and art center of Zorlu Center is a giant master piece, being constructed over an area of about 30,000 sq.m (322,917 sq.ft) and with a capacity of 3500 people. There are also a 5-star international hotel to add prestige and tourism value to Istanbul and a shopping center including world famous brands. Tower Residence apartments and Garden Residence apartments with own garden with...

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US Embassy Sana’a, Yemen

Project value: 110.8 million USD High quality products for high performance buildings The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) and the Bureau of Administration invested 110.8 million USD to build a New Office Annex (NOX), housing, and support facilities to be located at the Embassy in Sana’a, Yemen. The project consists of a New Office Annex which has accommodation for 57 desks and on compound housing. The NOX is designed and build to provide safe, secure, and functional facilities for the employees who work and reside at the embassy. Acrefine Engineering provided seismic and vibration isolators for mechanical and electrical equipment and installations. Our products were chosen for their high quality to meet the demanding specifications of the New Office Annex, which was build to very high standards...

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U.S. Army, Strategic Airlift Apron & Helicopter Apron, Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan

Project value: 30 million USD Acrefine products meet demanding specifications This project consist of two parts Strategic Airlift Apron and Helicopter Apron. Strategic Airlift Apron was constructed on an 80,500 sq.m (866,495 sq.ft), medium-load (C-5 and equivalent) site, with connecting taxiways and shoulders. Work also include pavement markings, grounding points, utilities (power and electrical connections), and other necessary site improvements. Helicopter Apron was constructed on a 120,000 sq.m (1,291,670 sq.ft), medium load site, with connecting taxiways and shoulders for rotary-winged aircraft. Work include pavement markings, grounding points, aircraft shelters, utilities (including, but not limited to, power and electrical connections), and other necessary site improvements. Acrefine Engineering has provided various types of seismic isolators and snubbers to restrain mechanical and electrical equipment that are critical for the day to day operation of the...

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Marmaray Rail Tunnel Istanbul, Turkey (Flakt Woods, UK)

Project value: 4.1 billion USD (Estimated figure) Engineering at the heart of a project Marmaray has been described as the project of the century, and the tunnel will connect two continents with the rail-tunnel running deep beneath the Bosphorus Straits. The tunnel consists of a series of earthquake-proofed immersed tubes, assembled from 11 sections, each as long as 130 metres (427 feet) and weighing up to 18,000 tons. These are placed down to 55 metres (180 feet) below sea level; making it the world’s deepest undersea immersed tunnel tube. When in full operation it is expected that around 1.5 million passengers will cross the Bosphorus Straits. Acrefine Engineering is providing technical support to Flakt Woods, UK, who is supplying a range from their super-powerful Axial fans for eight shafts ventilating the new...

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Kaiser Permanente South Baltimore Medical Center, Washington, US

Project value: 11.2 million USD (MEP contract value only) High quality products for immediate occupancy type buildings This project consists of a medical office building, ambulatory care center, and an adjacent parking facility. The medical center will contain a new free-standing, four story building with a total gross area of 12,170 sq.m (131,000 sq.ft), with a connector canopy brought to the face of the parking garage. The 15,886 sq.m (171,000 sq.ft) parking garage will be designed and constructed as a four level parking facility and will ultimately accommodate 655 spaces. Kaiser Permanente South Baltimore Medical Center is one of three new Kaiser ambulatory care centers under construction in the Washington state. Altogether, Kaiser plans to spend nearly 500 million USD on new ambulatory care centers in the Baltimore-Washington region. Acrefine Engineering supplied...

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Al Baraka Akkom Office Park Istanbul, Turkey

Project value: 145 million USD Reducing cost through engineering Al Baraka Akkom is one of the largest A class office park project of Turkey, which has been offered outright, is shown as an example of work that is at world standards in terms of its unique architecture, its material quality and in terms of the effective use of the technology. The Project consists of four business towers over 160,000 sq.m (1,722,225 sq.ft) space. The main challenge in this project has been reducing cost by not compromising the safety and quality of the work. Acrefine together with its local representative Ulus Yapi has worked closely on this project. Right from the beginning our engineers were involved with the designers to make sure seismic has been given a proper consideration. This ensured that flexibility...

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AHR Expo Orlando 2016

15 February 2016

Acrefine Engineering Services were once again proud to participate in the AHR Expo this year’s event was at the home of Mickey Mouse. Orlando FL. The AHR Expo together with the ASHRAE conference is the premier show for the HVAC industry with over 2000 exhibitors and 60,000 registered attendees. All of our tested and certified products they now available direct from our UK or from our European Partners or our distribution facility in Springfield OH. As Acrefine continue to expand our network on a worldwide basis of Distributors and Representatives the AHR Expo event provides the ideal opportunity to meet all interested parties. We are now looking forward to another successful show in Las Vegas NV. In...

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SECED Conference 2015

24 August 2015

Acrefine Engineering Services very proud to participate in the SECED Conference (Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics) held in Cambridge in July 2015. SECED was founded in 1969 to promote the study and practice of earthquake engineering and structural dynamics, including blast, impact and other vibration problems. As Acrefine are the only UK manufacturer of fully tested and certified Vibration and Seismic Isolators this was the ideal forum to show our products and explain the range of Engineering Services available. We wish SECED very success in the future and look forward to attending more conferences in the forth coming...

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AHR Expo Chicago 2015

14 February 2015

Acrefine Engineering Services were once again proud to participate in the AHR Expo this year’s event was in the “Windy City “of Chicago IL. The AHR Expo together with the ASHRAE conference is the premier show for the HVAC industry with over 2000 exhibitors and 60,000 registered attendees. All of our tested and certified products these are now available from direct from the UK , our European Partners and recently opened distribution facility in Springfield OH. It is always a pleasure to meet both old and new faces at the AHR Expo events to exchange views on current market trends and as Acrefine continue to expand their network of worldwide Distributors and Representatives the AHR Expo event provides the ideal opportunity to meet all interested parties. We are now looking forward to...

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ASHRAE Beirut 2014

02 December 2014

Acrefine Engineering Services were very proud to participate in the first ever International Conference on Efficient Building Design event organised by the Lebanese Chapter of ASHRAE, held at the American University of Beirut in October 2014. All of our tested and certified products they now available direct from the UK or our Middle Eastern based distributors. As Acrefine continue to expand our network on a worldwide basis of Distributors and Representatives this event provided the ideal opportunity to meet all interested parties. We wish the Lebanese Chapter of ASHRAE every success for future shows and look forward to being in...

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