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Emergency Services Centre – St Gallen, Switzerland

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emergency service center

Building: Emergency Services Center
Location: St. Gallen, Switzerland
Completed:  1998
Architect: Santiago Calatrava
Structural Engineer: Calatrava

AE Interests: underground building, elliptical glass roof, first use of moveable roof to control daylight, sculpture appearance set in a historic background
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Written by Benjamin Meinke

August 30, 2009 at 5:13 pm

Posted in Built

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