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Meret Oppenheim Tower – Basel, Switzerland

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Building: Meret Oppenheim Tower
Location: Basel, Switzerland
Architect: Herzog & de Meuron
Contractor: Drees & Sommer
Structural Engineer: Weischede, Herrmann und Partner wh-p GmbH
Facade Planning: Drees & Sommer
HVAC Engineering: Drees & Sommer
Site Area: 31,754 sqft / 2,950 sqm
Year: 2018

AE Interests: Stacked volume form, facade shutter system, design solution to growth of the city


Written by Deanna Rodrigues

February 24, 2020 at 11:55 am

Posted in Built

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