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Five mm preoxidised copper cladding with lapped horizontal joints 25 mm horizontal battens seventy five mm vertical battens /cavity one hundred eighty mm thermal insulation 2 hundred mm bolstered concrete wall 50 mm mineral-wool insulation 12/50 mm battens; acoustic mat 22/30 mm birch-strip cladding seventy seven 4 1 Vertikalschnitt • Horizontalschnitt Maßstab 1:20 2 Vertical and horizontal sections scale 1:20 three The small city of Seinäjoki in western Finland enjoys a definite reputation for its city centre, which was once designed through Alvar Aalto. The ensemble of public constructions there is composed mostly of white constructions with copper roofs. After greater than forty years, although, inhabitants progress and smooth media advancements have intended that the library may perhaps now not meet present-day wishes. a brand new development used to be deliberate, for this reason, to counterpoint the sooner constitution, with which it's associated by way of a tunnel. In its measurement and use of fabrics, the hot library fits the present advancements, however it speaks its personal modern architectural language. The development is seemingly articulated into 3 sections, and a number of the nation-states are unusual by way of the geometry in their structure. the most areas however movement seamlessly into one another, developing many visible hyperlinks. The uncovered concrete soffits, with their boarded end and assorted angles of slope, have a sculptural personality and in addition hide the beams that let a column-free structure. The library is a gathering element and a spot the place humans can engage with media. within the adolescence part, upholstered recesses within the wall offer house for searching and hearing tune. within the children’s part, cubic items have been designed with cabinets externally and room for sitting within. the center of the construction, even though, is a wide flight of stairs with cushions, the place humans can take a seat and browse. the steps additionally functionality as a tier of seating from the place an viewers can watch a number of occasions. furthermore, they shape a spacious hyperlink among the most point and the decrease storey, within which the adolescence part and the tunnel to the Aalto library can be found. seventy eight 1 2 three four five Hohlkastenträger Stahl 500/600 mm Dreifachisolierverglasung Weißglas abgehängt, U = 0,8 W/m2K Stütze Weißglas 19/500 mm Dachdeckung Kupfer voroxidiert Abdichtung Polymerbitumen 2-lagig Holzschalung 28 mm Träger BSH 51/400 mm Stahlbetondecke two hundred mm, Oberfläche mit Schalungsstruktur Dampfsperre Polymerbitumen Wärmedämmung Mineralwolle 2 hundred + 50 mm 1 2 three four five 500/600 mm metal field beam suspended flint-glass facade: triple glazing (U = zero. eight W/m2K) 19/500 mm flint-glass aid preoxidised copper roofing two-layer polymer-bitumen seal 28 mm wooden boarding 51/400 mm trees beam 2 hundred mm uncovered reinf. concrete roof with boarded end to soffit polymer-bitumen vapour barrier 2 hundred + 50 mm mineral-wool thermal insulation five three 2 seventy nine Bibliothek in Curno Library in Curno Lageplan Maßstab 1:4000 Schnitte • Grundrisse Maßstab 1:500 Architekten / Architects: Archea Associati, Florenz Tragwerksplaner / Structural engineers: Studio Myallonnier, Bergamo Curno, vierzig Kilometer nordöstlich von Mailand gelegen, gehörte zu den wohlhabenden Kleinstädten in der Provinz Bergamo.