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Folkwang Library – Essen, Germany

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Building: Folkwang Library
Location: Essen, Germany
Completion: September 19th, 2012
Architect: Max Dudler
Project Manager: Alexander Bonte
Contractor: Derichs u. Konertz GmbH & Co. KG
HVAC Engineer: ZWP Ingenieur – AG
Structural Engineers: Leonhardt, Andrä und Partner – Consulting Engineers VBI, GmbH
Acoustics: Müller-BBM GmbH

Total Cost: 7.4 Million Euros
Area: 5,603 m2

AE Interests:  Printed glass facades, energy efficiency, heat sinks, natural light, reinforced concrete ceilings, wood-clad concrete columns, quarry stone

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Written by Parker Burns

September 3, 2015 at 3:14 pm

Posted in Built

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