Atelier Hollein, Vienna/Austria
1996 — 1998
1998 — 2000
Services rendered by Werner Sobek:
structural engineering of special structures in titanium
Promotora Intercorp S.A., Lima/Peru
Christian Richters, Münster/Germany
The external skin of this reinforced concrete building in Lima/Peru consists of simple glass façades extending on each level from floor to ceiling. The building is 87 m high, has 22 storeys and is crescent-shaped in plan view.
A metal grid fabricated from 50 mm dia. titanium pipe was suspended in front of the glass facade. The total length of titanium pipe used is approximately 27 km.