Temporary Extension for the University Pompeu Fabra / f451 Arquitectura

  • 01:00 - 13 February, 2009
  • Architects

  • Location

    Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Architects

    f451 Arquitectura
  • Design Team

    Santiago Ibarra, Toni Montes, Lluis Ortega, Xavier Osarte, Esther Segura
  • Quantity Surveyor

    J. Hierro-Tram
  • Structure

    NATEC
  • Project Year

    2006

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From the architect. In this project emphasis was placed on the construction process. The whole building was constructed offsite and then transported. Quality, transportation, and speed, were three of the major constraints of the process. The architectural limitations of the system-by default modulation due to transport optimization-were addressed with the onsite construction of an exterior skin made with recycled polycarbonate.

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Temporary Extension for the University Pompeu Fabra / f451 Arquitectura" 13 Feb 2009. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/14090/temporary-extension-for-the-university-pompeu-fabra-f451-arquitectura/>