“Universidad del Pacifico” Branch Office / Metropolis

  • 20 Nov 2012
  • Educational Selected Works
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Architects: Metropolis
Location: Lima,
Project Year: 2012
Project Area: 17,000 sqm
Photographs: Juan Solano

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This new building has been designed as a campus built around a circular space on 5 levels. Here, the Economics Specialty for Pre grade will be developed.

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Floor Plan

The proximity of this building to the University Campus allows students use some areas of the main venue, such as: the library, computer labs, workshops, staff rooms and recreation areas. Also, the auditorium, magna classrooms and showrooms of the new building will be available.

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The project is located in an area of 2,000.00 m². 100% of the building is destined for educational purposes. The first floor are located the reception hall, exhibition areas and a cafeteria. On the second floor you can find the administrative offices and classrooms. Finally, from the third to the fifth floor are located more classrooms and two lecture halls.

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Elevation

On the first, second and third basement the areas for the auditorium and parking are located. On the fourth basement you find service and parking areas, on basements 5 and 6 also parking areas and finally, basement 7 is designated for technical areas.

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The building is articulated at all levels through some vertical circulation cores; one with three lifts, a load elevator and 6 stairs. These ladders are used for evacuation routes.

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