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Focus Abengoa

This proposal is based on the following strategies and concepts:

1. The programmatic strategy is based on two very simple premises: a homogeneous distribution of the program into three blocks on a public and green mass of molten rock, with a clear autonomy between the different programs.

2. The environmental strategies taken into account involve optimum contact with the ground and the air. The premises are: the site goes down a few meters, creating a vast green area with reasonable distance between the building and its surroundings; and the “oasis” is covered with a technological skin that contributes to the air flow under the building, creating a microclimate.

3. The spatial concept is generated from a model defined by volumes that surround this green and public interior space: the OASIS.

4. This concept is governed by the fundamental premise of spatial flexibility that allows the change of use or the partial or total redistribution of the spaces.


A green and public interior space; an oasis

DATA SHEET

Place/Date: Seville, 2007-2008
Client: Abengoa
Budget: Confidential
Surface: Not available
Arquitects: luis vidal + architects / RSH + Partners
Contributors: -
Project Status: Tender
Team: María Astiaso - David Ávila - Eva Couto - Marta Cumellas - Isabel Gil - Héctor Orden - Francisco Rojo - Irene Rojo de las Heras - Gentaro Shimada - Oscar Torrejón - Luis Vidal - Patricia Allona - María Álvarez-Santullano - Luis Colino - Esther Crespo - Almudena de Benito - Claudia García Nieto - Irene Méndez - María Ortega - Javier Palacios - Bárbara Pérez - Almudena Pérez - Roberta Sartori - David Sobrino - Veronica Van Kesteren - Stepen Barrett - Stuart Blower - Pablo Codesido - Jason García - Lennart Grubb - Ivan Harbour - Amo Kalsi - Marcin Koltunski - Juan Laguna - Carmen Márquez - Mariola Merino - Richard Rogers - Amelia Seisdedos - Simon Smithson - Graham Stirk - Paloma Uriel - Josefina Vago - Laura Vega - Laura Villa- Gentaro Shimada- Irene Rojo-Jugatx López Amurrio-David Fernández FeitoMaría Astiaso - David Ávila - Eva Couto - Marta Cumellas - Isabel Gil - Héctor Orden - Francisco Rojo - Irene Rojo de las Heras - Gentaro Shimada - Oscar Torrejón - Luis Vidal - Patricia Allona - María Álvarez-Santullano - Luis Colino - Esther Crespo - Almudena de Benito - Claudia García Nieto - Irene Méndez - María Ortega - Javier Palacios - Bárbara Pérez - Almudena Pérez - Roberta Sartori - David Sobrino - Veronica Van Kesteren - Stepen Barrett - Stuart Blower - Pablo Codesido - Jason García - Lennart Grubb - Ivan Harbour - Amo Kalsi - Marcin Koltunski - Juan Laguna - Carmen Márquez - Mariola Merino - Richard Rogers - Amelia Seisdedos - Simon Smithson - Graham Stirk - Paloma Uriel - Josefina Vago - Laura Vega - Laura Villa