Interbank Lima

Architecture
Atelier Hollein, Vienna/Austria

Planning time
1996 − 1998

Construction time
1998 − 2000

Services by Werner Sobek
Structural engineering of special structures in titanium (WP 1 − 6 acc. to § 64 HOAI)

Client
Promotora Intercorp S.A., Lima/Peru

Photography
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.