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Østfold University College – Halden, Norway

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Building:  University College Østfold Halden
Location: Remmen, 1783 Halden, Norway
Design Architect: Reiulf Ramstad
Project year: 2006
Structural Engineer: Dr Techn. Kristoffer Apeland AS, Oslo Norway
Mechanical Engineer: Erichsen & Horgen Engineering AS, Oslo Norway
Electrical Engineer: Støltun Engineering AS, Norway
Contractor: NCC Norway
Size: 28000.0 sqm

AE Interest: A refurbished education building for the Østfold University College’s Helden Campus [a]; the use of glass and skylights reduced the dependence on artificial light; use of mass and strategic structural planning allows building’s internal temperature to remain close to constant all year long; has a rectilinear geometry [b]
[a, b]

 

 

Written by juliaijkens

September 8, 2016 at 12:14 pm

Posted in Built

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