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Mecanoo to design new Campus of The National University of Science and Technology in Moscow

12:30 - 18 May, 2011
Courtesy of Mecanoo
Courtesy of Mecanoo

Mecanoo has won the international competition to design the new campus of the National University of Science and Technology (MISiS), one of the leading technical universities of Russia. The 100-acre campus will be located in a new district of Moscow, where 300,000 new residents are expected over the next 20 years.

The campus includes housing for 10,000 students and 3,000 academics, and is home to seven departments, several research institutes, a library, business center, hotel, sports park, cinema, cafes and shops. As a condition of the project’s financing by President Medvedev, construction must begin by year’s end. More images and architect’s description after the break.

Kaohsiung Library Competition proposal / Mecanoo

12:30 - 25 February, 2011
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Courtesy of Mecanoo

Mecanoo architecten teamed up with Artech architects, Taipei for their proposal for the Kaohsiung Library Competition. Their 38,000 sqm library, which will become the region’s main library, won second place. More images and complete press release after the break.

Mecanoo designs Amsterdam University College

12:30 - 14 February, 2011
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Courtesy of Mecanoo

Last week, the construction of the new academic building for the Amsterdam University College has began. Mecanoo Architecten of Delft designed the faculty for the University of Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam.

The new Liberal Arts and Science building will be located in Science Park Amsterdam, the international science and research center in the area referred to as Watergraafsmeer, and will be completed in 2012. More images and information after the break.

Schouwburg Amphion / Mecanoo

00:00 - 29 September, 2010
Schouwburg Amphion / Mecanoo, © Christian Richters
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Doetinchem, The Netherlands
  • Category

  • Structural Engineer

    ABT bv, Delft
  • Project management and building cost consultant

    BBN Consultants, Houten
  • Building physics advisor, acoustics and fire safety

    LBP SIGHT, Nieuwegein
  • Technical adviser, Theatre

    Theateradvies bv, Amsterdam
  • Mechanical, electrical engineers

    Royal Haskoning, Rotterdam
  • Contractor

    Aan de Stegge Bouw & Werktuigbouw, Goor
  • Client

    Cultural Centre Theatre Amphion SA, Doetinchem
  • Project Year

    2010
  • Photographs

La Llotja de Lleida / Mecanoo + labb arquitectur

00:00 - 18 February, 2010
La Llotja de Lleida / Mecanoo +  labb arquitectur, © Christian Richters
© Christian Richters

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Llerida, Spain
  • Category

  • Local Architect

    labb arquitectura, Barcelona
  • Structural Engineer

    ABT bv, Delft; BOMA, Barcelona
  • Electrical And Mecanical Engineer

    Deerns, Rijswijk; Einesa, Lleida
  • Technical Architect

    Ardevols S.L, Barcelona
  • Client

    Centre de Negocis i de Convencions S.A., Lleida, Spain; competition Municipality of Lleida
  • Contractor

    Dragados, Barcelona
  • Acoustics

    Peutz b.v., Zoetermeer; Higini Arau, Barcelona
  • Building Cost Consultant

    Basalt Nieuwegein; Ardevols S.L. Barcelona
  • Fire Safety Consultant

    Einesa, Lleida
  • Budget

    € 35,000,000
  • Project Year

    2005
  • Photographs

Delft City Hall and Train Station / Mecanoo Architects

13:27 - 5 June, 2009

Mecanoo Architects, a Dutch firm, recently designed a city hall and train station for the city of Delft. The new station design intends to weave the past of the city with its future in the expanding urban environment.

Further information about the project after the break.