Proyecto Electrolux

 

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Main Category: Modular Building Design
Company: Tecno Fast S.A.
Affiliate:
Location: Vitacura, Santiago de Chile,
Building Use: Showroom
Gross Size of Project: 373 Square Feet
Days to complete: 90

Award Criteria

  1. Architectural Excellence

    The building is located in the East part of Santiago. This modular building is organized in two floors. The first floor considers Electrolux products Showroom, offices and warehouses. On the second floor, the meeting room, showcase and services are located. The first floor considered a double-height space which gives a greater feeling of spaciousness to this sector. Besides this sector considered a great project for artificial lighting.The shape of the building creates a central space, like a square, that shares with its neighbors "Kitchen Club".

  2. Technical Innovation & Sustainability

    The modules were built in the Tecnofast plant in Lampa. They are structured in steel with a concrete slab. The building considered 14 modules with a total of 156 square meters on the 1st floor and 217 square meters on the second floor. The delivery of the modules was done acording to the work program. The building considered a project based HVAC air conditioning in all areas. All outdoor units were located in the roof and in the second floor sector specially designed for this purpose.

  3. Cost Effectiveness

    It was a great challenge to know the time considered for the construction of the "Electrolux House". The aim was to create a modern building with character and a high standard of construction. The modular system allowed the meeting of deadlines initially considered for the international inauguration of the building.