‘EXPANSIÓN’ PUBLISHES AN ARTICLE ABOUT THE NEW PROJECT BY BRILTEN AND BATLLEIROIG AT THE 22@ DISTRICT
The real estate developer Brilten is constructing a new office building designed by Batlleiroig at the technological district 22@ in Barcelona. The investment of Brilten in this building will be 35 million euros.
Our office is responsible for building the new corporate building Hexagon Glòries, promoted bu the Catalan developer. The property will have an area of 10,800 square meters and is expected to be finished in June 2019.
You can read the article by ‘Expansión’ by clicking on the image (Spanish).
ALBERT GIL, SPEAKER AT THE VIII INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF ARCHITECTURAL ENVELOPES 2018 IN SAN SEBASTIÁN
Albert Gil, Partner and Building Director in Batlleiroig, has been invited to participate in the VIII International Congress of Architectural Envelopes, ICAE 2018, to make a conference about one of our ongoing projects, the Parc Glòries building, in the 22@ district, in Barcelona.
The conference by Albert Gil will detail the construction process of the facade of this building promoted by Colonial, located at 150 Ciutat de Granada Street, and currently the largest office building in the 22@ district. Albert Gil’s conference will take place tomorrow, Thursday 21st June, at 11.00 am.
On Saturday, May 5, the new cruise terminal of the Harbour of Barcelona was inaugurated announcing its name: HELIX Cruise Center. The building, designed by our office, is the second cruise terminal in Barcelona for Carnival Corporation, has 12,500 square meters and will generate up to 150 jobs locally.
The presentation of the HELIX terminal was attended, among others, by the President of the Barcelona’s Harbour, Sixte Cambra; the CEO of Carnival Corporation, Arnold Donald; the delegate of the Spanish Government in Catalonia, Enric Millo, and the Councilor for Tourism, Trade and Markets of the Barcelona City Council, Agustí Colom.
Click on the image to read the article published by ’La Vanguardia’ this weekend (Spanish).
The Inditex group has made an investment of 91 million euros to expand its headquarters in the Galician municipality of Arteixo, a project designed by Batlleiroig. It is about the construction of three buildings communicated in the plot annexed to the one that houses the building of the company’s headquarters. There is no official date of completion of the works for now, but the three new properties are almost finished. This extension will have a healthy space with gym, an auditorium, a green area and a dining room and a kitchen for employees. Click on the image to read the article by Caterina Devesa in ‘La Voz de Galicia’ (Spanish).
The LUXA building complex completed by Batlleiroig in the 22@ district, in Barcelona, has just obtained the LEED Gold certificate, awarded by the US Green Building Council, which is one of the most internationally recognized certifications in the assessment of sustainable performance of buildings.
On the 11th November, the shopping mall designed by Batlle i Roig was the recording scene of an episode of the program “Selfie Queen”, by Chinese channel Guangxi TV, which reach about 50 million spectators. This Chinese TV channel has considered that The Style Outlets Viladecans would be a good place to record this episode of “Selfie Queen” about tourism. Specifically, its main objective is to promote the cultural exchange between Guangxi area, in the South of China, and Catalonia.
Enric Batlle, one of our founding partners at Batlle i Roig Arquitectura, is one of the panelists of a round table about dynamic ecosystems, as part of the symposium “Responsive Cities”, promoted by the IAAC-Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, that will take place on 13th and 14th November in Barcelona.
Fira Barcelona, in Spain square, was where last week took place the 21st edition of Barcelona Meeting Point, the real estate meeting of the year at the city. In just five days (18th-22nd October), the fair offered the possibility of contacting the most relevant personalities of the real estate industry, meeting the best investment opportunities and learning from the last trends in real estate industry, among others.
Catalana Occidente has bought the two buildings from Luxa complex for 90 million euros. These buildings, designed by Batlle i Roig Arquitectura at the 22@ district, will be the headquarters of Amazon and WeWork in Barcelona since 2018. Until now, they were property of Grupo Castellví and the funds Stoneweg and 1810 Capital Investments.
On Monday, April 3, the project of the new Estadi Johan Cruyff, designed by our study, was presented.
The Espai Barça which will form the first part of the Ciutat Esportiva, FC Barcelona’s training center, will be a modern and efficient facility, with a capacity of 6.000 spectators. Upgraded to a Category 3 stadium, as defined by UEFA, will have sheltered tiers, visibility from all the seats, with an integrated 360º design to improve the atmosphere in the stadium and a parking lot of 600 spaces.
Its inauguration date will be expected to be during 2017/18 season.
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At the end of March, the College of Quantity Surveyors, Technical Architects and Engineers building in Barcelona organized a roundtable with professional technical reference in technical architecture, which was attended by the head of the Technical Department of Batlle i Roig, Diana Calicó, and Oriol Marin, former head of Department at Batlle i Roig. L’informatiu, the quarterly magazine of the Association, published an extensive report informing reflections that all these professionals made about the challenges of the future of their profession.
The newspaper La Vanguardia reveals, through the official release of Carnival Corporation & Plc, a new terminal E in the port of Barcelona designed by Batlle i Roig.
The terminal of 12.500 sqm and with an investment of more than 30 million euros will represent the values of Carnival Corporation & Plc deploying its second terminal in the port of the city of Barcelona, the largest in Europe.
The new terminal will serve as berthing for the ‘next generation’ of eco-cruise ships of Carnival Corporation & Plc, which will operate exclusively with Liquefied Natural Gas, and will reflect a modern architectural style with straight lines and minimalist concepts, which will create a contemporary and welcoming environment for guests.
It is expected to be functional in 2018 to become the most modern passenger cruise terminal in Europe.
MIPIM, the world´s leading property market will celebrate a new edition at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, from the 14th until the 17th of March. Enric Batlle, representing Gina Barcelona Architects, will lead a conference titled “Barcelona, merging public space, nature and production”. The conference will take place on Wednesday March 15th at 5PM at the Barcelona Catalonia Stand.
Last May Molins Television accompanied us to the site visit that Batlle i Roig’s Building Department organized for the City Authorities. Here is the video:
At Batlle i Roig Arquitectes we work to make the commitment to quality and sustainability of the international developer
Via Célere a reality.
Via Célere has promoted this residential project with two primary premises: a real quality in the architectural proposal and an almost unprecedented commitment to energy efficiency. An Energetic Class A building, concerned with the environment and above all, designed to provide the highest quality experience to the user.
Batlle i Roig is now a certified company in Quality, Environmental Management and EcoDesign systems, in accordance with the requirements of ISO 9001: 2008 / ISO 14001: 2004 / ISO 14006: 2011 respectively.
For the activities:
- Design and development of building projects
- Design and development of planning projects
- Design and development of urban design projects
- Design and development of public space and landscape projects
- Preparation of technical reports
- Construction Management
Today 18.02.2016 l’Albert Gil, Partner & Building department Director of Batlle i Roig, shows at BIM SUMMIT 2016 Barcelona our Molins de Rei Highschool project, entirely designed with BIM (Autodesk Revit).
Molins Highschool is a pilot project for Infraestructures.cat, that will stablish the basis for the future contests of the Public Catalan Promoter. The conference is focused in describing all processes and coordinated works between Batlleiroig and the other engineering companies implicated in this project: STATIC Ingenieria & PGI engineering.
Here you can see the project through LUMION software.
Our project for Ciutadella Sports Center has been awarded the IAKS Gold Medal 2015, a price awarded by the International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities to the most important sports buildings of 2013-2015.
This weekend (24th – 25th October) it is posible to visit the CNMC headquarters,
old CMT, on 22@, within the framework of the festival 48H OPENHOUSE BCN.
During this two days an architect from our office will guide
the visitors through all the building.
Guided tours will be at the following times:
Saturday PM: 15h-19h
Sunday AM: 11h-15h
The Minister of Economy yesterday presented the project for the new dependancies of the Government in the Zona Franca.
The Multidepartmental building will feature 46,000 square meters, becoming the largest property used by the Catalan government.
Our team, HKS-COX-Batlle i Roig has been one of the 8 international teams shortlisted for the Nou Camp Nou contest in Barcelona.
Today, 26th May has been held the presentation of “Espai Barça, a year of work” in the 1899 Auditorium, where it has been presented the new Project for Miniestadi designed by Batlle i Roig Architects.
The contest aims to locate the new Miniestadi facilities within the Joan Gamper Sports Complex in Sant Joan Despi. Facilities which need to held more than 6000 spectators, which is technologically innovative, with a high level equipment and, above all, which reflect the values of the club.
The second FCB football team will start the 2017-18 season at the Miniestadi: is scheduled to start the construction at January 2016 and the inauguration of Miniestadi will coincide with the start of the season.
Our project Institut d’Educació Secundària de Reus Roseta Mauri has been awarded, at the New Public Buildings Category, the IX BIENNAL ALEJANDRO DE LA SOTA AWARD, at the MOSTRA D’ARQUITECTURA DE TARRAGONA.
Biennal organitzed by the Col·legi d’Arquitectes de Catalunya, at its Tarragona demarcation, by the Alejandro De La Sota Fundation and the Tarragona Provincial Council.
The Fourth Biennial of Sustainable Architecture organized by Habitat Futura today will be attended by Enric Batlle among its speakers.
Enric Batlle’s Conference about our building of the Commission of Telecommunications Market in 22 @ Barcelona specifically addresses its environmental value within the field of corporate buildings.
The new municipal market is the starting point of a new nucleus of facilities in a central position in CalafellBeach, for the town’s growing population. This nucleus will comprise a pre-school centre, an infant and primary school, a civic centre and a library, becoming a vital part of Calafell’s civic and social life.
BATLLE I ROIG ARQUITECTES have been shortlisted at the 1st Barcelona’s Architectural Exhibition for the Categories “Non Residential Public Facilities” with Ciutadella Park Sportscenter project. Also for “Non Residential Private Facilities” Category with the Sant Joan Despí New Funeral Home project.
The Exhibition Platform is available here.
The new Massimo Dutti Headquarters Building efficiency, in terms of sustainability and energy saving, has achieved the LEED GOLD rating, issued by the USGBC (United States Green Building Council). The environmental taken measures to get this environmental character includes use of courtyards, technological skins and a Ground floor treatment as ventilated outer parking.
Our project for 2 universitary buildings at New Besós Campus for UPC in Barcelona started with a contest in 2008 and is already being built. Those buildings belong to the Industrial Engineering Campus.
Nearby the Forum Area, between Taulat St. and Litoral Ringroad, the project is in the implementation phase of the structure.
The project for the new market town of Calafell already has all the structure completed. This new commercial equipment will include a new supermarket and a field of stops, where most of the parades of the current market is conveyed.