Five-storey building

Health centre on the banks of the Rhein

Project detail

Object type

Five-storey building

Window system

S 8000 IQ

Colour

RAL 7016 foil

Location

Ludwigshafen / Germany

Year of Construction

2010

Architect

Architekturbüro Planwerk Würzburg

Developer

Michael Gärtner Bauunternehmung GmbH / Mannheim

Window fabricator

Arndt Fenstertechnik GmbH & Co. KG / Gattendorf

Even from afar, the free-standing five-storey building with its red colour is a real eye-catcher. The almost round floor plan is made up of two semicircular building sections. They are arranged around the central atrium, which is flooded with natural light by a cylindrical glass element.

This contemporary building complex covering an area of approx. 7,500 m2 houses 27 specialist medical practices, an outpatient rehabilitation clinic for psychosomatic illnesses and two laboratories. All the practice entrances are centrally arranged off the round atrium. The four circular galleries rising up above the atrium symbolise the comprehensive and integrated range of treatments and therapies on offer.

Used products and innovations from GEALAN

S 8000 IQ

The development objective for this system with rebate gaskets and an installation depth of 74 mm was to create a cost-effective profile with optimum use of materials, for easier and more efficient fabrication by window manufacturers.
Read more about S 8000 IQ

Innovations acrylcolor

A one-of-a-kind surface
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