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entrance building steelworks voelklingen

cultural buildings

06 2017

fbcc architecture

competition

germany

920 m² / 3 mio €

cultural buildings
06 2017
fbcc architecture
competition
germany
920 m² / 3 mio €

design of a new entrance platform for the UNESCO world heritage site of voelklingen in the saar region. the new building is located on the ground floor of the ancient water-tower, a landmark reinforced concrete structure from the 1910s. it is a hybrid structure, parasitically linked to the existing building, creating through the removal of old facades and the adding of new facades, through stairs and bridges an impact not only on the functional, but also on the urban level – visibility and public space. the minimalist building can adapt to the ephemere character of the site, creating links, creating space and program, or just serve as an autonomous building


weltkulturerbe völklinger hütte
architects
competition - finished
final round competitors
f&b cc
all graphic documents © f&b cc

design of a new entrance platform for the UNESCO world heritage site of voelklingen in the saar region. the new building is located on the ground floor of the ancient water-tower, a landmark reinforced concrete structure from the 1910s. it is a hybrid structure, parasitically linked to the existing building, creating through the removal of old facades and the adding of new facades, through stairs and bridges an impact not only on the functional, but also on the urban level – visibility and public space. the minimalist building can adapt to the ephemere character of the site, creating links, creating space and program, or just serve as an autonomous building

weltkulturerbe völklinger hütte

architects

competition - finished

final round competitors

f&b cc

all graphic documents © f&b cc