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Kraanspoor Office Building

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Building: Kraanspoor Office Building
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Architect: OTH Architecten
Structural Engineer: Aronsohn Raadgevende Ingenieurs, Rotterdam
Mechanical Engineer: Huygen Installatie adviseurs, Rotterdam
Contractor: Contractors combination MJ de Nijs en Zn, Warmenhuizen / Bot Bouw, Amsterdam
Project Team: 1
Completion: 2007

AE Interests: Pre-existing craneway used as a foundation, Lightweight steel construction, hollow infra+ floor system, curtain wall facade, glass building, cantilevered building

Articles: 1, 2

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Written by Jeffrey Carlson

September 13, 2015 at 3:10 pm

Posted in Built

The Wave – Almere, The Netherlands

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Building: The Wave / Block 16
Location: Koetsierbaan, Almere, The Netherlands
Architect: Rene van Zuuk Architekten
Structural Engineer: Pieters Bouwtechniek Delft b.v.
Mechanical Engineer: Loodsluis b.v.
Contractor:   Dura Vermeer Bouw Hengelo b.v.
Project Team
Completion: 2005

AE Interests: Tunnel formwork, wavy facade surface, silver-colored anodized aluminum cladding facades

Articles: 1, 2

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Written by Jeffrey Carlson

September 13, 2015 at 3:09 pm

Posted in Built

La Defense Offices – Almere, The Netherlands

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Building: La Defense Offices
Location: Almere, Netherlands
Architect: UN Studio
Structural Engineer: JVZ Ingenieurs
Contractor: Hegeman Bouwgroep
Completion: 2004

AE Interests: variegated mirror film curtainwall, aluminum plating, silver glass

Articles: 1, 2, 3
Videos: 1

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Written by Jeffrey Carlson

September 13, 2015 at 3:08 pm

Posted in Built

Funen Blok K Verdana – Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Building: Funen Blok K Verdana
Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Architect: NL Architects
Structural Engineers: Ingenieursbureau Zonneveld bv
Mechanical Engineers: Sweegers en de Bruin bv
Building Physics: Cauberg Huygen
Contractor: IBC Woningbouw Amersfoort bv
Completion: 2009

AE Interests: Green roof, elastic building bay, modern residences

Articles: 1, 2

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Written by Jeffrey Carlson

September 13, 2015 at 3:07 pm

Posted in Built