March 6, 2017By flexwebsiteHotels / Condominiums
Full description: This project encompassed the refurbishment of all guest rooms (+350) including the penthouse on top of the Aruba Tower, furniture and public areas in the 3 towers of the Radisson Hotel on Aruba. For Albo, this was the premiere using mast climbing work platforms for the execution of a project. The repairs and [...]


March 6, 2017By flexwebsiteIndustrial Buildings
PROJECT SPECIFICATIONS Project: Electricity Substation, Sabana Blanco Principal: Elmar Design: N/A Civil Engineer: HJC Engineering (Aruba) Contract sum in US$: 344,880 Construction period: June - October 2012


March 6, 2017By flexwebsiteIndustrial Buildings
This building was created to supply storage space for some transformers. The major challenge was to create a building with sufficient ventilation. As you can see, the solution was found by using prefabricated 'perforated' concrete panels. PROJECT SPECIFICATIONS Project: TRAFO-YARD, PALM BEACH Principal: Elmar N.V. Design: HJC Engineering (Aruba Civil Engineer: HJC Engineering (Aruba Contract [...]


March 6, 2017By flexwebsiteIndustrial Buildings
This 8,000 m2 industrial building houses several recycling installations. A steel structure and steel wall and roof cladding were used to erect the building. PROJECT SPECIFICATIONS Project: ECO-Tech Recycling Plant, Barcadera Principal: Ecological Technologies Trading Free Zone N.V. Design: HJC Engineering / RHK / PIB (Aruba) Civil Engineer: HJC Engineering Contract sum in US$: 3,222,222 Construction period: [...]


March 6, 2017By flexwebsiteOffice Buildings
Full description: After being awarded this prestigious project by the SOGA, Albo successfully carried out the extension of the governmental administrative office. The oval-shaped building houses offices and boardrooms used by the ministers and the prime minister of Aruba. The design is based on a 'Cocolishi’, a shell that can be found on the beaches [...]


March 6, 2017By flexwebsiteOffice Buildings
Full description: This building with concrete foundations and floors has been assembled with exterior concrete wall panels that were prefabricated in Albo’s yard. The building now houses 3 governmental departments all related to the infrastructure on the island of Aruba. PROJECT SPECIFICATIONS Project: Infra-Building Principal: Stichting Onroerend Goed Aruba, SOGA Design: Arcotec (Aruba Civil Engineer: [...]


March 6, 2017By flexwebsiteMonuments
The building was originally completed in 1938 and was used by the Aruban harbor master and his administration. After surviving 75 years in the tough Caribbean climate, it was necessary to undertake a thorough restoration of the building. In close cooperation with the Aruban Monument Care, Albo has tried to keep as much as possible [...]


March 6, 2017By flexwebsiteMonuments
Full description: Although the water tower has not been used for its original purpose (water distribution) for many years, it remains one of San Nicolaas’ most recognizable landmarks. At 40 meters in height, this old giant did not escape the ravages of time, As a result, the Aruba Foundation for Monumental Care sought to restore [...]


March 6, 2017By flexwebsiteRestaurants
Full description: Despite major challenges, including an ambitious schedule and a job site located on the beach, Albo effectively completed a complicated resort project that required demolition and new construction, as well as refurbishments. First steps included the removal of the entire “Pirate’s Nest” restaurant, a building of concrete masonry fashioned to resemble a large [...]


March 6, 2017By flexwebsiteSchools
Full description: This school in the eastern part of Aruba needed extra classrooms and additional public areas e.g. a library, restrooms for the students and a gym. The buildings are made off masonry that is plastered and painted. The structure of the building (foundations/floors/columns) is concrete. The works inside the classrooms included supply and installations [...]