Project title: Alpha Mega (Charalambides) Hypermarket & Shopping Centre
Plan Area: 12000m2
Construction Time: 13 months
Date Completion: November 1996
Client: Charalambides Shopping Centre Ltd
Architects: J+A Philippou Architects Engineers
The first large scale hypermarket in Nicosia based on the European model of large Hypermarkets encompassing in the same building a shopping centre, cafeteria and basic services (newsagent, launderette, florist, etc.). The Hypermarket also includes a parking area for more than five hundred vehicles. The building consists of three floors with a reinforced concrete basement and a steel structure with cladding and mezzanine floors.