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Wolkem Office Building / Vir.Mueller Architects

  • 00:00 - 21 October, 2010
Wolkem Office Building / Vir.Mueller Architects
Wolkem Office Building / Vir.Mueller Architects, © Andre J Fanthome
© Andre J Fanthome

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Rajasthan, India
  • Partners In Charge

    Christine Mueller Gupta, Pankaj Vir Gupta
  • Project Team

    Saurabh Jain Ridhi Kapoor Neil Patel
  • Structural Engineer

    Chandresh Bapna
  • Mechanical Engineer

    Pankaj Dharkar Associates
  • Electrical Engineer

    Harshad Jhaveri Associates
  • Client

    Wolkem India Limited
  • Plumbing Engineer

    Chandresh Bapna
  • Area

    4000.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2010
  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. This 4,000 sq. meter office building for a minerals company is located in Madri – the industrial district of Udaipur city in Rajasthan, India. Designed as a reinforced concrete frame structure, the east and west facades are dry clad with local Dholpur sandstone over infill brick masonry cavity walls with an air-gap to optimize insulation. The insulated glazing on the north and south facades is shaded by balconies and sandstone fins. Given the arid climate, all wastewater and sewage are treated in an on-site sewage treatment plant and used to cultivate a walled garden. Rainwater collected from the terrace is filtered through sand and charcoal filters and stored in a cistern for use in the toilets.

© Andre J Fanthome
© Andre J Fanthome
Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Wolkem Office Building / Vir.Mueller Architects" 21 Oct 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/82826/wolkem-office-building-vir-mueller-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884
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