Sochi’s Tunnel – an Olympic architectural highlight
Known to the world for its hosting of the 2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, the Russian city of Sochi will also welcome the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
"Cladding material: Novelis ff2® pre-painted aluminium 2 mm gauge"
Architect Karen Saprichian Location Sochi - Russia Company involved Novelis Website http://www.novelis.com
A smoothly curving, silver-coloured titanium-aluminium alloy roof is the crowning glory of an impressively large and recently completed ice-skating rink in the city of Lublin, in southeast Poland.
Architect Paul Teplov Location Lublin- Poland Company involved Hydro Aluminium Rolled Products & Punto (system supplier) Website www.hydro.com
Barco, a global provider of audiovisual solutions, has just opened its new headquarters in Kortrijk (Belgium) which will bring the company’s 1,250 Belgian employees into one location. At the centre of the 230,000 square metre site is ‘The Circle’, a landmark new building which provides a direct link between head office staff, R&D, production, and Barco’s international customer base.
Architect Jaspers-Eyers Architects Location Kortrijk - Belgium Company involved Alucoil Website www.alucoil.com/europe