Category: Office

CMA CGM Headquarters | Zaha Hadid architects

CMA CGM Headquarters | Zaha Hadid architects

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• July 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

In the French city of Marseille, a new 142.8 metre tower, which is the headquarters of container shipping giant, CMA-CGM is now nearly completed. The building was designed by Zaha Hadid architects in 2004, the project intended to provide a vertical iconic building and to act as a gateway to the city from both land […]

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36 The Calls Design Competition | Aedas Architects

36 The Calls Design Competition | Aedas Architects

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• July 5, 2010 • Comments (0)

Aedas Architects of Leeds proposed an office building with stacked containers for a competition in Leeds, UK. The design is an shortlisted entry for the 36 The Calls architectural competition run by the Architects Journal with developer Citu. Also click to read P+HS Architects‘ proposal. The River Aire has always played an important role in […]

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Urbanhive | Kim In Cheurl

Urbanhive | Kim In Cheurl

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• June 21, 2010 • Comments (0)

Korean architect Kim In Cheurl designed the innovative Urbanhive tower located in Seoul, South Korea. Urbanhive is a 17 levels of 70 meter high tower with white exposed concrete and contextually sits on the corner of the street within the urban matrix, featuring the perforated architectural façade. The holes in the skin are designed to […]

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Korea Electric Power Corporation Headquarters | DRDS

Korea Electric Power Corporation Headquarters | DRDS

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• June 16, 2010 • Comments (1)

Korea Electric Power Corporation Headquarters is a recent competition entry project designed by DRDS. The design is inspired by KEPCO’s logo , embodied by the eternity of an infinite loop and the illumination that provides hope. It is also metaphor for clean energy sources generated by the company utilizing nuclear fusion and fission. DRDS + […]

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Argyll House & Atelier | D-form

Argyll House & Atelier | D-form

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• June 9, 2010 • Comments (0)

UK-based architectural studio D-form has designed the Argyll House & Atelier in Edinburgh. This is an dynamic annex designed to fit in the narrow site in between 2 existing buildings which is only 4.5m wide 30m long. + Project description courtesy of D-form Argyll House & Atelier project in Edinburgh tackles an architectural cliché – […]

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New Low-energy office building of Energinet.dk | Henning Larsen Architects

New Low-energy office building of Energinet.dk | Henning Larsen Architects

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• June 4, 2010 • Comments (0)

Danish architectural practice Henning Larsen Architects has won the competition for the new office building of Energinet.dk in Ballerup. The new office building will house the approx. 105 employees today working in the company’s present office in Ballerup. The building will be located in a business area situated by Pederstrupvej in Ballerup. The building process […]

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Vakko Fashion Center and Power Media Center | REX

Vakko Fashion Center and Power Media Center | REX

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• May 30, 2010 • Comments (0)

The internationally-renowned architecture and design firm REX recently has completed the Vakko Fashion Center and Power Media Center in Istanbul, Turkey. The project will serve as corporate headquarters of Vakko (Turkey’s preeminent fashion house) and Power Media (Turkey’s best-known music and television network). It was built based on the existing abandoned hotel’s structure, REX divided […]

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Blaas General Partnership | monovolume architecture + design

Blaas General Partnership | monovolume architecture + design

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• May 26, 2010 • Comments (0)

Blaas general partnership project by monovolume architecture + design is a new head office for the company Blaas in Bolzano specializing in electro-mechanics. It is a three storeys building with a basement designed to accommodate the sales division, repair service and administration office. The interplay between glass and sun shading are specially designed for the […]

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Otto Bock Science Center Medical Technology | Gnädinger Architekten

Otto Bock Science Center Medical Technology | Gnädinger Architekten

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• May 23, 2010 • Comments (2)

The Otto Bock Science Center Medical Technology by German architectural firm Gnädinger Architekten was started from the idea of human muscle fibers, a metaphor for the simulation of complex biological processes and structures. Gnädinger created an amorphous, abstract façade, which wraps dynamically around the six-storey, reinforced concrete frame, encompassing around 1,000 square meters of floor […]

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Groundbreaking of the new premises of the European Central Bank in Frankfurt | Coop Himmelb(l)au

Groundbreaking of the new premises of the European Central Bank in Frankfurt | Coop Himmelb(l)au

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• May 22, 2010 • Comments (0)

Austrian architects Coop Himmelb(l)au won a competition to design the new headquarter for European Central Bank in 2003 with double-towered proposal. North tower comprises 45 floors with 185 meters, and South tower 43 floors with 165 meters. This year May, the groundbreaking takes place in Frankfurt, Germany. The project is scheduled to complete in 2014. […]

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