Two projects from Spain, two projects from Slovenia, and one from The Netherlands. Enjoy the 4th part of our industrial architecture selection. Check them all after the break.
Epsilon Euskadi / ACXT Epsilon Euskadi is a Motor Racing Innovation and Technology Research Centre that integrates three activities: 1) Design: R&D&I and production of state-of-the-art racing cars; 2) Racing team management: team competitors in the Le Mans 24 Hours, World Series by Renault, Formula Renault 3.5, Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0, Megane, Karting; and aiming for the 2011 Formula 1; 3) Advanced education: offering a Master’s Degree in Motorsport Engineering (read more…)
Software and Biotechnology Plants / Coll-Barreu Arquitectos The Technology Park is a center of high technology industries turns 25 in 2010. For guidelines last phase of industrial growth decided to build two new buildings for research and production, respectively, computing and biotechnology. Both of them should work in complete independence, although the plan was considered in a unified way (read more…)
Van Leeuwenhoek Laboratory / DHV Architects The Van Leeuwenhoek Laboratory is an advanced research facility for nanotechnology. It is unique in being the only laboratory where a national research organization and a leading technology university join forces to create the extraordinary. This state-of-the-art facility is the result of decades of pioneering research by TNO and TU Delft (read more…)
Celje Power Plant / Arhitektura Krušec 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 (read more…)
Police Dog Training Facility / Andrej Kalamar The Police Dog Training Facility comprises three zones: the first is approach zone with parking spaces and area entrances; the second zone, principal building, serves as a translator between various public and private regions; the third zone comprises dog habitats, charged with noise and dog activity. Principal building houses rooms for dog guides, trainers and trainees, all of them oriented to the public, quiet side (read more…)