TechnoCampus Berlin / Tchoban Voss Architekten
Textual content description supplied by the architects. The approx. 51,300 sqm web site at Siemensdamm 59-62 varieties the jap boundary of Siemensstadt. The Wernerwerk XV, which is underneath monumental safety, is situated on the property. Constructed in keeping with designs by Hans C. Hertlein in 1924/25, the previous manufacturing unit for transmission programs was redesigned in a number of development phases and prolonged by additional constructing sections by 1942. Consisting of four-five- to ten-story cubically organized constructing sections, the complicated was renovated in 2009 and has since been utilized by quite a few firms from a variety of industries.
The TechnoCampus Berlin was created as a balanced ensemble of historic buildings and new constructions that pay tribute to the custom of the placement of their tranquillity, self-evidence, of their high quality of expertise, and beneficiant sequences of rooms. The present complicated was juxtaposed with a equally closed, city determine: an angular constructing with seven tales (BT1) and one other together with a three-story extension (BT2). This created two courtyards with beneficiant inexperienced areas that additional emphasize the campus character of the mission.
Masonry, architectural concrete, and steel create atmospheric, technical-looking particulars that additionally help the creation of versatile, up to date, and spacious working environments by way of each design and performance. As a reference to the construction and materiality of the façades of the historic present buildings, the brand new workplace buildings are executed in a matt, pastel-colored clinker brickwork with an iridescent coloration sample and are characterised by a transparent window and extension grid. As well as, story-by-story cornices in addition to flanges and pilaster strips outline the façade and spotlight each the window openings and the entrances throughout the two-story façade on the bottom ground. A contact related to the room controller is mounted within the home windows and permits the air flow/air con to be regulated and switched off when the window is open. As well as, there’s exterior solar safety on the east, south, and west sides.
Along with workplace items, the bottom ground of each constructing sections additionally homes catering services with out of doors terraces in addition to rooms for sports activities actions. The higher ranges are meant for workplace and administrative use and are divided into unbiased items to satisfy versatile necessities. The inexperienced roof terraces have been made accessible by means of openable skylights as exits from the stairwells. Beneath the campus courtyard fashioned by the angular construction (BT1) is an underground automobile park with 177 parking areas, 12 of that are barrier-free and 30 with electrical charging stations. Within the southeastern nook of the location is a two-story parking deck with an additional 186 parking areas.
The general public out of doors services and the rental areas have been designed to be barrier-free. The mission obtained a DGNB Platinum certification.