Open the doors to Luxury Living
Samrya 44 is a testament to Doha’s vision of making its mark in the international market. With 44 floors of elegantly-designed luxury suites, it adheres only to the highest standards in construction and HVAC.
This is a success story built on a strong foundation of expert collaboration and exceptional technical expertise. The key initiative was to optimize the partially installed Chilled Water System into a workable one which is the VRV Water Cooled with Cooling Towers without compromising as-built site conditions
Our project is a residential tower with 44 stories and total value of 450 million QAR. It was started in December 2011 and had a target completion date of April 2018.
As a result of the brainstorming sessions we’ve conducted with Daikin, along with all the efforts and perseverance of every member of the G44 team, we’ve succeeded to deliver the project which we be believe is a trademark given its unique concept and also the considerable enhancement of the final system from the original design wherein we minimized the cooling running cost by 40% and introduced heating, which was not originally conceived for.
As the building was already existing, designed for a different concept and has a fixed construction budget, the scale of the challenges was very high. However, thanks to the technology, knowledge, expertise, effort and perseverance of the team behind this project, we overcame all the obstacles and succeeded to reach our goal.
Head of Mechanical Engineering
“A challenging project in many aspects. The major drive for this solution was the trust of the client and the knowledge and openness of the consultant to design and execute a system for the first time. This project involved extensive equipment from Daikin product portfolio in the Middle East region, and it is the first project to have installed Heat recovery systems in the GCC region. The success story of this project came as a result of great partnership between Daikin and its clients and consultants. Together everything is possible!”
Strategic Key Accounts
Daikin Middle East and Africa
Preserving Site Integrity and Design
As a chilled water system has been partially installed in the building, one of the main goals of the project was to optimize it into a more customized and energy-efficient solution which will not only provide the basic HVAC needs of the building, but also address potential heating requirements.
- No change in the exterior of the building
- Ensuring building structural stability for the heavy cooling towers
- Selecting / locating chemical treatment systems for cooling towers and closed system
- Complying with Ministry of Environment and Affairs for reverse osmosis reject, multimedia filters backwash and cooling towers blow down discharge
- Ensuring all future maintenance/spare parts could be lifted by BMU and service lift.
- Thorough review of site plan and collaboration with the consultant to ensure that all safety and structural preservation measures are observed
- Offer the most efficient HVAC solution which could fulfill the design criteria of the building from an architectural and engineering point of view through the highly-efficient VRV water-cooled heat recovery system *Compact design * Low noise
- Opt for per-floor-installation to reduce costs and achieve the highest efficiency and optimum operation due to shorter pipes
Our other cases
To help Crystal Tower maximise its energy efficiency, we planned to combine the power of air-cooled VRV, water-cooled VRV and chillers to deliver an all-in-one climate control solution.
Equipped with an outdated R-22 refrigerant system, we gave the Torre Serenissima a full upgrade to deliver more energy efficiency and comfort.
The Bloomsbury Hotel
The VRVIII Heat Recovery System from Daikin was selected for its supremely low energy consumption and ability to off er massive savings in comparison with similar systems
VMD business centre
A VRV IV system is providing all the heating and cooling for VMD Tower B, a 25-storey office building in Zagreb, helping it to meet the highest levels of efficiency and lowering energy consumption.
Velocity office building
Sustainability is at the forefront of Velocity's design. Each element of the design has been carefully considered to ensure an EPC rating of "B" and an "Excellent" BREEAM rating has been achieved.
M&E contractor, Synecore, installed its first ‘invisible’ HVAC system, the Daikin VRV IV i-Series at Leon Restaurant, central London, to overcome tight space restrictions and achieve maximum climate control efficiency.
Looking to renovate its entire HVAC system, the C&A store wanted to achieve year-round comfort in the most cost-effective and efficient way.
An innovative climate control system that taps into the natural energy of the Venetian Lagoon is delivering high levels of comfort and energy efficiencies while preserving an historic industrial building in the heart of Venice.
Coral betting office
Discover how our auto-cleaning roundflow cassettes achieved 50% more energy savings for Coral betting offices.
When high-end clothing retailer K-Way opened a new store in Covet Garden, London, we worked with nation-wide D1 contractor Royale to devise and install the perfect energy-efficient solution for the property.
For this project, we chose to install an outdoor system that connects to a variety of indoor and ventilation units strategically placed in the shop.
The Post Hotel
As climate control specialists, we chose our VRV system for the Post Hotel Ghent for its combination of energy-efficient technology and ability to provide more comfort.
Van der Valk Hotel
From the lobby to the guest rooms to the kitchen, every space in the Van der Valk Hotel has its own unique climate needs. Our goal was to develop an integrated system to meet the needs of each of these locations and lower the total environmental impact of the system.
Hotel Santos Porta Fira
The Santos Group, the organisation in charge of building Porta Fira, selected Daikin as a trusted partner to deliver a unique, reliable and energy-efficient climate control system for the building.
Known as "the green bank" due to its agricultural history, Crédit Agricole wanted an energy efficient and low maintenance air conditioning solution for one of its branches.
Holcim cement plant
The Holcim cement plant relies on state-of-the-art technology to achieve its ambitious environmental and energy-efficiency goals.
As a discount retailer, cost has been a major factor in the choice of HVAC systems for Action, who sought an HVAC supplier that could also give HVAC design and support and offer local coordination in each expansion country.
In its ongoing search to optimise running costs, JBC conducted a site trial with Daikin designed to evaluate the gains generated by Variable Refrigerant Temperature (VRT) technology.
Pomme d'Or Hotel
Air conditioning has become the norm in most new and refurbished hotels. Today’s systems keep guests cool during summer – and additionally provide cost-efficient heating during winter periods. Daikin heat pumps use renewable energy to do this, cutting hotel operating costs. And there’s also a positive impact on indoor aesthetics.
Organic specialist retailer Naturkost Brinkman uses Daikin retail refrigeration to deliver improved energy efficiency and in-store comfort.
City Centre Hotel
Chiller change boosts comfort at central London hotel.
THE VYRA HOTEL SUITES
Daikin completes the installation and commissioning of the first transcritical CO2 refrigeration solution on the French market at a meat processing laboratory in the Dordogne.
With 44 floors of elegantly-designed luxury suites, Samrya 44 adheres only to the highest standards in construction and HVAC.
Advertising agency Claerhout Communication House opted for our VRV IV total solution for their new open landscape office building which provides office space for 45 employees and a conference room for 150 guests.
Daikin’s VRV IV system delivers modern aesthetics with invisible integration of HVAC.
Action reclaimed refrigerant allocation
Action intensifies its partnership with Daikin for this new ground breaking project: reclaiming refrigerant from its refurbished stores and reusing it.
Radisson Blu and Proximus
The new Radisson Blue hotel in Bruges is located near Bruges station, an area which has seen extensive redevelopment over the past few years. Built by Belgian property developer Group GL, the impressive new tower complex houses not only the new hotel but also a 6,000 square metre area of office space, currently occupied by GL tenant Proximus.
Ibis Budget Hotel, Ghent
In March 2018, the new IBIS budget hotel opened its doors at the Dampoort in Ghent, offering guests outstanding comfort in a modern attractive setting. For the building owner Viktor De Maertelaere, investment in an energy efficient and reliable climate control system was key to the budget hotel concept.
Courtyard Hotel Paris
The Courtyard conversion marks a successful collaboration between forward- looking urban regeneration and Daikin’s flexible, future-proof VRV heat recovery technology.
Chillers for Khalifa stadium in Qatar
Daikin centrifugal chillers – Since Qatar won the bidding to stage the 2022 Fifa World Cup, we have often been hearing about “the challenge of cooling stadiums and outdoor spaces”.
Creating comfort for administration buildings
The Prince Sultan University project, shows how Daikin constantly succeeds in providing comfort cooling even in the harshest environments.
District cooling – The Qatar University Project
The Qatar University Project perfectly describes how Daikin Applied Europe can provide value even in big and complex applications such as district cooling.
Reference installation in France
Daikin has recently provided HVAC technology for Data Centers for a project in France, where an important Japanese company working in the international telecommunication sector is reconverting office buildings in a Data Center facility.
Reference data center in Brazil
Data center cooling – The ODATA SP2 Project aims at providing a new data center being built by ODATA in Brazil, with the most reliable and energy efficient HVAC system.
Reference big centrifugal plant in a hospital in Turkey
“Tekirdağ City Hopsital is a government project for a huge hospital complex in Tekirdağ City, not far from Istanbul. The hospital area is about 157.000 square meters. It is going to accommodate 480 beds and 16 surgery rooms. So, it is a big facility.
Office applications introductory article
Facility management in office buildings is a more and more relevant topic. The HVAC system types in office buildings are usually somewhat similar to those in other applications. The cost model and ROI for office properties, though, is significantly shorter.
Civil Services Pension Fund in Oman
Green Buildings: Best Practice Case Studies in Retrofitting
Daikin Industries is a global leader in developing and manufacturing advanced, high-quality air conditioning, heating, ventilation, and refrigeration products (HVAC-R) providing solutions for residential, commercial, and industrial applications
Prezzemolo & Vitale - Palermo
For the new Prezzemolo & Vitale store in the historical centre of Palermo, a system was installed consisting of Daikin Zeas and VRV units.