B&O Picket Automotive Park / HK Architekten, Hermann Kaufmann + Associate ZT
Textual content description supplied by the architects. An progressive mixed-use district is rising within the north of the Higher Bavarian city of Unhealthy Aibling. It’s designed to be emission-free and constructed fully from renewable uncooked supplies.
This multi-story automobile park is made primarily of wooden, with load-bearing components constructed from beech, glulam, and cross-laminated timber. The translucent, two-story pavilion blends unobtrusively into the park panorama lined with previous bushes. It extends as a further longitudinal construction alongside the principle visitors artery.
A sculpturally designed concrete ramp, and the filigree metal staircase reverse, distinction the stringent materials idea. The mastic asphalt highway floor extends into the inside as a protecting layer, the place slender slats filter the sunshine and act as fall safety.
»We created an open construction for permeability, brightness, and for the customers’ sense of safety. The problem of the planning was to foretell the motion conduct in addition to the swelling and shrinkage conduct of the wood beams. Downside-solving at its greatest.«