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INTECS Spa Headquarters – Rome, Italy

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Building: INTECS Spa Headquarters
Location: Rome, Italy
Architect: Modostudio, Studio Cattinari
Structural Engineer: Gilberto Sarti
Mechanical Engineer and Klimahaus Consultant: Michele De Beni
Site Manager: Gaia Grossi
Contractor: Cogei Costruzioni s.p.a., Cami srl
Completion: 2014

AE interest: Special facade system, alternating reflective steel and glass panels rotate, different visual effects from various sides of the building.

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Written by Lindsey Langford

September 4, 2015 at 2:39 pm

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MACRO Mueso D’Arte Contemporanea Roma – Rome, Italy

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Building: MACRO Museo D’Arte Contemporanea Roma
Location: Rome, Italy
Architect: Odile Decq Benoit Cornette Architects and Urban Planners
Consultants: Batiserf Ingenierie, Al Engineering, MB&Co
Completion; 2010

AE interest: Renovation of existing brewery, grid of various viewpoints, suspended walkway leading to observation deck, industrial characteristics.

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Written by Lindsey Langford

September 4, 2015 at 2:35 pm

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71 Via Boncompagni – Rome, Italy

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Building: 71 Via Boncompagni
Location: Rome, Italy
Architect: MAD Architects
Local Architect: I. SI. Engineer
Structural Engineer: Tecnic Consulting Engineer S.P.A.
Urban Planner: Studio Busnengo
Completion expected: 2017

AE interest: Rebuild of former 1970’s commercial courtyard building.   Replace previous outer façade with custom metal and glass.   Full height curved glass windows within eight level concrete “book shelf” system.

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Written by Lindsey Langford

September 4, 2015 at 2:21 pm

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Stadio della Roma – Rome, Italy

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Building: Stadio della Roma
Expected completion: 2018
Architect: MEIS
Consulting firms: SCE, GAE, Thornton Tomasetti, Arup, and others.
Construction: to begin in late 2015

AE interest: Contemporary and dynamic, Colosseum inspired design, complex concrete and steel seating arena, sustainable sports venue, carbon neutral footprint.

 

Written by Lindsey Langford

September 4, 2015 at 2:21 pm

Posted in Built