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Note: As this project is under construction, the data is based on the most reliable information currently available. This data is thus subject to change until the building has completed and all information can be confirmed and ratified by the CTBUH.


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Height: To Tip
155.2 m / 509 ft
Height: Architectural
155.2 m / 509 ft
 
Morpheus Outline
Floors Above Ground
40
Tower GFA
150,000 m² / 1,614,587 ft²
# of Hotel Rooms
780

Facts

Official Name Morpheus
Name of Complex City of Dreams
Other Names City of Dreams Hotel Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Under Construction
Country China
City Macau
Street Address & Map Estrada do Istmo
Building Function hotel / casino
Proposed 2013
Construction Start 2014
Completion 2017

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer Melco Crown Entertainment Limited
Architect
Design Zaha Hadid Architects
Architect of Record Leigh & Orange; CAA City Planning & Engineering Consultants Ltd.
Structural Engineer
Design BuroHappold Engineering
MEP Engineer
Design BuroHappold Engineering; J. Roger Preston Limited
Main Contractor Dragages Hong Kong Limited
Other Consultant
• Acoustics Shen Milsom Wilke, Inc.
Façade BuroHappold Engineering
• Façade Maintenance Access Advisors Ltd.; Fly Service Engineering S.r.I.
• Fire Arup
• Geotechnical BuroHappold Engineering
• Interiors Remedios Studio
• Lighting Isometrix/Inverse
• Quantity Surveyor WT Partnership
• Traffic MVA Transportation, Planning & Management Consultants

Global News

Macau’s City of Dreams to Host a Hadid Hotel
31 Mar 2014 – Melco Crown Entertainment has announced that its…

Research Papers

An Overview of Structural & Aesthetic Developments in Tall Buildings Using Exterior Bracing & Diagrid Systems
1 Dec 2016 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 5 Number 4

Cities to Megacities: Perspectives
Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV

City of Dreams, Macau: Maintenance Design in Ultra-Complex Structures
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism

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Papers Related to Morpheus

An Overview of Structural & Aesthetic Developments in Tall Buildings Using Exterior Bracing & Diagrid Systems
1 Dec 2016 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 5 Number 4; Kheir Al-Kodmany, University of Illinois; Mir M. Ali, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
There is much architectural and engineering literature which discusses the virtues of exterior bracing and diagrid systems in regards to sustainability - two systems…
Cities to Megacities: Perspectives
Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV; CTBUH 2016 Conference Speakers
The CTBUH 2016 International Conference is being held in the three cities of the Pearl River Delta, the world’s largest “megacity,” projected to have 120 million…
City of Dreams, Macau: Maintenance Design in Ultra-Complex Structures
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Isabella Pallavicini, Gianpaolo Apollonio & Luca Rizzotti, Fly Service Engineering
The issue of developing a safe and efficient access strategy considering the context of a complex shape is addressed. In these cases, all envelope and structure…
Design to Fabrication: Fifth Hotel City of Dreams, Macau
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Viviana R. Muscettola, Zaha Hadid Architects
This paper presents the unique collaboration among architects, engineers and contractors for the 5th Hotel at the City of Dreams in Macau. Our methodology centers around…
Interconnectivity of Design and Construction for Complex Towers in Relation to Movement Issues
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City; Mark Lavery, Tim Kelly & Anil Hira
As the trend for complex architectural forms continues, the relationship between design and construction has become ever more interdependent. Where this…

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