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Healthcare Centre in Amer / Pm, Mt

  • 01:00 - 20 November, 2013
Healthcare Centre in Amer / Pm, Mt
Healthcare Centre in Amer / Pm, Mt, © Alex Martínez
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  • Architect Office

  • Location

    17170 Amer, Girona, Spain
  • Category

  • Architects in Charge

    Patricio Martínez, Maximiá Torruella
  • Client

    IB-Salut, Servei de Salut de les Illes Balears
  • Quantity Surveyor

    Sebastià Bonet
  • Structural Consultat

    BIS Arquitectes
  • Services Consultant

    Barny Enginyeria
  • Construction Company

    Llabrés Feliu
  • Area

    345.0 sqm
  • Year

  • Photography

    Alex Martínez
© Alex Martínez
© Alex Martínez

Text description provided by the architects. A rectangular and completely flat property located in an eminently urban setting on a plot that borders on its northern and southern ends of two sharply sloped streets which considerably hamper users’ access to the centre.

© Alex Martínez
© Alex Martínez

The project plans aimed to solve this problem by proposing a low building parallel to the longitudinal east-west axis, setback with respect to the main street, generating a public square between the street and the centre, in this way expanding the pavement area in front of the centre, which was extremely small, to improve accessibility for people from the town and favour its proper functioning. The formalization of the project and the surfaces of the facade, employing panels of naturally coloured pre-cast concrete and dark grey narrow ribbed corrugated metal, seek to establish a harmonious relationships with the immediate surroundings while ensuring an attractive image for this facility.

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Cite: "Healthcare Centre in Amer / Pm, Mt" [Centro de Salud en Amer / Pm, Mt] 20 Nov 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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