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Building on the Water-Huai’an City, Jiangsu, China

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Name: Building on the Water
Location: Huai’an City, Jiangsu, China
Architects: Alvaro Siza and Carlos Castanheira
Structural Engineers: United Architects & Engineers Co., Ltd
M & E Engineers: Shanghai Qingya Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Co.
Construction: Zhejiang Urban Construction Group
Size: 11,000 sqm
Year: 2014

AE Interest:

-Employs the most advanced manufacturing processes and technologies; designed in a non-linear fashion; built over an artificial lake; aimed at blending the manufacturing process of glass with water (harmony between man and environment); first structure by Siza built over water; built of white exposed concrete; designed to deeply contrast against the orthogonal orderliness of the surrounding factory complex. [1]


Written by Eric J. Feuge

December 7, 2019 at 12:12 pm

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CLM/BBDO – Issy-Les-Moulineaux, France

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Building: CLM/BBDO
Location: Issy-Les-Moulineaux, France
Completed: 1992
Architect: Jean Nouvel
Consulting: COTEC
Engineering: Veritas

AE Interests: Roof Opens

Written by Marcus Allen

August 31, 2009 at 3:24 pm

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