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Neiser Factory – Tallinn, Estonia

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Building: Neiser Factory
Location: Tallinn, Estonia
Completed: 2002
Architect: Indrek Nakk

AE Interests: mix of glass, steel, and wood facade

Written by Kenny Greaves

January 25, 2010 at 1:01 pm

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Villa V – Tallinn, Estonia

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Building: Villa V
Location: Tallinn, Estonia
Completed: 2000
Architect: 3+1 Architects

Architects in charge: Markus Kaasik, Andres Ojari & Ilmar Valdur

AE Interests: cut into existing landscape; cast concrete, glass, and bright wood

Written by Kenny Greaves

January 24, 2010 at 8:09 pm

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Orro House – Tabasalu, Estonia

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Building: Orro House
Location: Tabasalu, Estonia
Completed: 2002
Architect: Martin Aunin

Written by Kenny Greaves

January 24, 2010 at 7:48 pm

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Light Rail Train Bridge – Jerusalem, Israel

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Building: Light Rail Train Bridge
Location: Jerusalem, Israel
Completed: June 2008
Architect: Santiago Calatrava
Structural Engineer: Calatrava

AE Interests: cable stayed bridge, single inclined pylon, built-in lighting, cable-system creates parabolic shape
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Written by Kenny Greaves

August 31, 2009 at 9:48 am

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Ernsting’s Warehouse Doors – Coesfeld, Germany

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Building: Ernsting’s Warehouse
Location: Coesfeld, Germany
Completed: 1985
Architect: Santiago Calatrava
ME Engineer: Calatrava
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Written by Kenny Greaves

August 30, 2009 at 11:20 pm

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Lyon-Satolas TGV Station – Lyon, France

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Building: Lyon-Satolas TGV Station

Location: Lyon, France
Completed: 1994
Architect: Santiago Calatrava
Structural Engineer: Calatrava
ME Engineer: Calatrava
Project Architects: Alexis Bourrat, Sebastien Mamet
Major Contractors: E.I.-G.F.C-M.S, Eiffel, Berretta-Girardet-Instalux, Leon Grosse, G.T.M, Baudin-Chateauneuf

AE Interests: steel and concrete structure, steel arches
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Written by Kenny Greaves

August 30, 2009 at 10:46 pm

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Sundial Bridge at Turtle Bay – Redding, California, U.S.

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Building: Sundial Bridge at Turtle Bay
Location: Redding, California, USA
Completed: 2004
Architect: Santiago Calatrava
Structural Engineer: Calatrava
Erection Engineers: Buckland and Taylor

AE Interests: bridge never touches the water making it environmentally sensitive, functional sun dial, structural glass deck, cantilever spar cable-stayed bridge
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Written by Kenny Greaves

August 30, 2009 at 10:32 pm

Posted in Built