ArchDaily | Broadcasting Architecture Worldwidethe world's most visited architecture website
i

Sign up now and start saving and organizing your favorite architecture projects and photos

i

Find the most inspiring products for your projects in our Product Catalog.

i

Get the ArchDaily Chrome Extension and be inspired with every new tab. Install here »

All
Projects
Products
Events
Competitions
  1. ArchDaily
  2. Projects
  3. Institutional Buildings
  4. Spain
  5. Rafael de La-Hoz
  6. 2008
  7. Telefonica Headquarters, Madrid / Rafael de La-Hoz

Telefonica Headquarters, Madrid / Rafael de La-Hoz

  • 01:00 - 22 April, 2009
Telefonica Headquarters, Madrid / Rafael de La-Hoz
Telefonica Headquarters, Madrid / Rafael de La-Hoz

Telefonica Headquarters, Madrid / Rafael de La-Hoz Telefonica Headquarters, Madrid / Rafael de La-Hoz Telefonica Headquarters, Madrid / Rafael de La-Hoz Telefonica Headquarters, Madrid / Rafael de La-Hoz +14

  • Architects

  • Location

    Madrid, Spain
  • Architect

    Rafael de La-Hoz Castanys
  • Project's Directors

    Hugo Berenguer, Siegfried Bürger, Francisco Arévalo, Miguel Maiza, Jesús Román, Carolina Fernández y Belén Rivera
  • Master Plan

    Jesús Román, Hugo Berenguer y Margarita Sánchez
  • Management Directors

    Rafael Quintana y Manuel Doménech
  • Collaborators

    Conchi Cobo, Beatriz Heras, Gonzalo Robles, Jacobo Ordás, Guillermo Vidal, Ascensión García, Javier Amrbruster, Karmen Marco, y Luise Wiegand
  • Technical Architects

    Amaya Díaz del Cerio, Mercedes Esteban, Isabel Fernández y Rafael Vegas
  • Project Management

    Bovis Lend Lease
  • Structure Engineer

    NB 35
  • Services Engineer

    Rafael Úrculo-Pgi
  • Client

    Telefónica de España S.A.
  • Construction Directors

    Pilar Anastasio, Daniel González , Concha Peña y Félix Falcone
  • Graphic Design & Model

    Luis Muñoz, Fernando Mont, Víctor Coronel, Diego Mordkowicz, Camille Vidal, Álvaro Rivera, Ángel Arroyo y Daniel Roris
  • Contractor

    UTE CIUDAD DE LAS COMUNICACIONES
  • Area

    390.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2008

From the architect. Telefonica, as the larger Spanish company, creates the strategic challenge of regroup its fourteen thousand employees in one and unique headquarters in Madrid.

A campus-headquarters vision, is designed after a long process of studding the liabilities, necessities and objectives definitions. This makes its conceptual flexibility and its homogeneous architecture a high financial value; nevertheless, with a strong architectural definition.

Four identical phases with three concentrated buildings are placed in the corners of the site creating watchtowers defining the campus perimeter.

Inside the site, the administration, restaurants, clinic or gymnasiums are equally placed at all phases of the perimeter.

With a unique special glass system-created only for this project- and a extensive protective and sun accumulator overhang top, prevents a scattered perception of the complex. In this way congress as a unique building and a unique company.

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Telefonica Headquarters, Madrid / Rafael de La-Hoz" 22 Apr 2009. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/20158/the-new-headquarters-of-telefonica-in-madrid-rafael-de-la-hoz/>
Read comments

13 Comments

Design is Social · August 20, 2012

the-new-headquarters-of-telefonica-in-madrid-rafael-de-la-hoz http://t.co/vpvuNVcB http://t.co/47wLe27E

Sean Finlay · July 04, 2012

the-new-headquarters-of-telefonica-in-madrid-rafael-de-la-hoz http://t.co/ysudxSQy http://t.co/Xd8FQJUv

Chen Di · February 16, 2012

I want to see the plan??

helloshan · February 21, 2011

Reading: "Telefonica Headquarters, Madrid / Rafael de La-Hoz | ArchDaily"( http://twitthis.com/vy5dge )

C A Hull · October 17, 2009

re: 0034965835503&Internet
Please suspend UFN,I can be contacted on 00441772740364,

C A Hull · October 17, 2009

I wrote to you about our spanish telephone 0034965835503 and
internet being taken out in our name. You never responded and are still charging me for it
Please suspend the above number and contact me on 00441772740364 ASAP

C A Hull

Reborn Babies · May 18, 2009

Interesting site - thanks for the info.

Edward May · May 14, 2009

If you're going to give a harsh critique of a building, explain why. "Awful" and "Yuck" do not articulate anything.

nguyen · May 01, 2009

I wonder if the buildings have energy efficiency, which material of their skin ?

shakthi · April 24, 2009

the facade is really interesting!!!
simple and yet looks complex!

jlbr · April 22, 2009

yuck!

freddy wulf · April 22, 2009

the building looks like the architects name sounds.....awfull

Balkan · April 22, 2009

looks interesting. please some more?

···

Comments are closed

Read comments

Telefonica马德里总部 / Rafael de La-Hoz