Called This is Stadskantoor Rotterdam architectural design, this project includes the functions of the city, offices and apartments. Office of Metropolitan Architecture won a competition to design a new city of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
OMA works with Werner Sobek Engineering and ABT, won the competition in Rotterdam Stadskantoor, a new building for City Council, which will host the city department, office, residential. The winner was announced this morning at City Hall Hamit Karakus.
Design, led by OMA partner Reinier de Graaf and Rem Koolhaas, was chosen from five applications in the business of the Dutch architecture of the period of public consultation and a panel of experts who comment on the discussion: OMA project is a perfect combination of innovation and compatibility with the surrounding context.
OMA designed a modular repeat units gradually away from the road, they created two jagged peaks. Buildings with lower cell creates a very impressive and complex visa Coolsingel, one from Rotterdam, a major artery, and allows refinement and adaptability as Stadskantoor bounded on the building the city in 1950, Stadstimmerhuis.
Stadskantoor innovative structural system that creates maximum efficiency and flexibility, and construction and program: You can add items, or even lower body attractive properties will change from time to time and can adapt to either office space or housing characteristics desired. Green terrace allows a high level apartment with garden centers urbanRotterdam.