Architect

Conix Architects

Year of Completion

2009

Client

Umicore Precious Metals Refining

Material of interest

Hybrid and Composite

Material Used

Zinc panels

Properties of Materials

Zinc Panels are used to clad both the wall and roof systems. This material is naturally occurring and very abundant. In addition, this material can be reused, in the case that the panels are removed or once they are replaced.

Material Properties

Material of interest: Hybrid or composite materials

Material used: Zinc panels

Properties of material: Zinc Panels are used to clad both the wall and roof systems. This material is naturally occurring and very abundant. In addition, this material can be reused, in the case that the panels are removed or once they are replaced.

Application

Exterior cladding

Climate

Marine West Coast

Keywords

Exterior cladding, Marine West Coast

Location

Hoboken, Belgium

Sources

Case study by Alison Andrews, Washington University in St. Louis

Architect website: http://www.conixarchitects.com/

Other: http://www.architecturenewsplus.com/projects/2052

http://continuingeducation.construction.com/crs.php?L=84&C=880

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Date submitted

March 2014

Disciplines

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Umicore Building for Umicore Precious Metals Refining in Hoboken, Belgium

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