Celje Power Plant / Arhitektura Krušec

  • 01:00 - 26 May, 2010
Celje Power Plant / Arhitektura Krušec, © Miran Kambič
© Miran Kambič
  • Architects

  • Location

    Celje, Slovenia
  • Architects

    Arhitektura Krusec
  • Principals In Charge

    Lena Krušec, Tomaž Krušec
  • Co Author

    Vid Kurinčič
  • Investor

    Municipality of Celje
  • Area

    100.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2005
  • Photographs

Celje Power Plant / Arhitektura Krušec © Miran Kambič © Miran Kambič Celje Power Plant / Arhitektura Krušec +9

From the architect. The Building is a part of Celje's anti-flooding infrastructure. In it two electric generators for water pumps are based. The generators' height was exceeding the maximum height allowed in the area. That is the reason for the roof's characteristic shape: it is adjusted to the form of generators to make the building as low as possible. The image of the industrial building is therefore a mere reflection of the technology situated inside. Due to the fact that the building stands in a natural environment of Savinja river, an additional metal net skin was added, once to be overgrown with green.

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Celje Power Plant / Arhitektura Krušec" 26 May 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/61454/celje-power-plant-arhitektura-krusec/>