National Bank of Oman
Al Turki Enterprises of Muscat, Oman contracted Rickard Engineering to design the “GRC wall cladding and balustrades” for the new National Bank of Oman (NBO) in Muscat, Oman.
Charles Rickard visited Oman in May 2016. Concept designs were prepared in June with formal approval by the client in September 2016. Fine-tuning of the design by the client has now been completed and manufacture commenced in September 2016.
The GRC panels are involve integral ribs directly supported from the concrete floor slabs. (see enclosed architectural impression of the finished building).