Interbank Lima

Atelier Hollein, Vienna/Austria

Planning time:
1996 – 1998

Construction time:
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.