Location: Barcelona, Spain
Total area: 13,000 (sqm)
This brand-new building for Abertis, a major Spanish infrastructure company, is the second development phase of Barcelona’s “Logistic Park”, accommodates the different business areas: telecommunication (Abertis Telecom), airports (Abertis Airports), car park (Saba) and logistics (Abertis Logística).
The five-storey building is a part of a entire entity conformed by three buildings with a continuous façade to the highway, Ronda Litoral.
One of the project’s main concerns was linked to the strong presence of the traffic on the highway. The enveloping double skin façade acts as an acoustical buffer against the busy environment. In contrast, the patio recuperates typical Mediterranean and Catalan architectural...