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Da Lat Center
Da Lat Center

Da Lat Center

Da Lat Center is located in Zone C of the exiting Da Lat market, Ward 1, Da Lat City, Lam Dong Province. The Project consists of 10 floors in it: Traditional market are arranged in the basements 3, 2 and 1. The car park is arranged in basements 4 and 1A. The technical areas are also allocated in the basements. Ground floor to 4th floor is used as a commercial area & service. The 5th to 10th floors are used for apartments and 4-star hotel.

Mainly using single or combined pile caps supported on a single pile or pile group. Type I bored piles 1.0m in diameter is 17.300m long, Type II is 16.900m long. Type III is 26,600m long. Type VI is 24,500m long, the piles are socketted at least 1 meter into the rock beneath. The minimum distance between piles is limited to 3m. For the column system that supports the transfer floor for elevator core, raft foundations are used with a thickness of 2m. Other single footings with more than 2 piles have thickness of 1.5m.

There are 4 basements down from the level of Phan Boi Chau street. These basements are intended to have the function of a traditional market, a parking lot for cars and motocycles and a technical room.

The basement entrance will be pass via the ramps and staircases from Phan Boi Chau and Nguyen Thi Minh Khai streets.

Floor slab system is a traditional reinforced concrete flat slab with a thickness of 200mm. The floors are mainly supported a system of primary and secondary beams arranged in orthogonal directions. These beams are having depth from 450-550mm. Lift cores are designed with a thickness of 300mm.

The post-tensioned slabs are used for both apartments and hotels with a floor thickness of 250mm, the corresponding floor span of 9m x 9m for apartment area and a span of 9m x 10.5m for the hotel area.

In order to increase the rigidity of the floor in the horizontal direction, the perimeter beams system are arranged along the perimeter of each floor with dimension of 800 mm (wide) and 450mm (high). In the ​​apartments and hotels blocks, lifts cores are 250mm thick throughout.


Project Name

Da Lat Center


Len Nguyen Joint Stock Company

Project Description

Da Lat Center is a complex of the market, retails, services, apartment and 4-star hotel includes 5 basements and 2 blocks of 11 story building with total GFA of 41,888sqm.

Structural Consultant

NKC Consultancy Co. Ltd


HTT Architecture & Investment Company Limited
Organization :NKC Consultancy Co. Ltd Consulting Engineers
Vietnam :A1-00.01 Complex M1, 74 Nguyen Co Thach, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Overseas :NKC Engineering Limited 95 Consort Avenue, Trumpington, Cambridge, CB2 9AE, United Kingdom
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