Zemst Workshop and Workplace Areas / WE-S architecten
Textual content description offered by the architects. The municipality of Zemst wants new workshop and workplace areas, changing the previous buildings unfold over the location. The constructing ought to embrace dressing rooms, a cafeteria, and loads of workspaces.
A part of the prevailing buildings on the location will probably be demolished within the first section to make method for the brand new constructing (STEP 1). This system of calls for, consisting of roughly 3.500m2, is organized alongside the perimeter of the location (STEP 2).
The entrance of the quantity is bent with a view to mark the primary entrance to the constructing. As well as, this ensures optimum visibility from the workplaces on the loading dock (STEP 3). The rear of the constructing can be folded to make room for the fleet (STEP 4).
The constructing envelope is optimized to the requested program of calls for and the out there house on the location (STEP 5). The constructing roof is fan-shaped to ensure optimum daylight coming into the constructing (STEP 6). The result’s a sculptural constructing that may be learn in a number of methods, aiming for versatile and straightforward use.