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New Maritime Museum and Exploratorium

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Maritime Museum Image 1  Maritime Museum Image 2

Building Name: New Maritime Museum and Exploratorium
Location: Porsgrunn, Norway
Architects: COBE Architects and Transform Architects
Structural Engineer: Sweco
Year Completed: 2013

AE Interests: Aluminum facade holds building together, reflects light and color from mountains, scaly surface due to aluminum shingles

Other Notes: Received Porsgrunn Municipality’s building practice prize 2013



Written by Trevor Greenberg

September 10, 2014 at 10:38 am

Posted in Built

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