The pre-stressed concrete beams projecting into the forecourt were designed to reduce the effect of the bare height of the wall relative to the people approaching the entrance; to provide a human scale rather than an overpowering facade.
The face of the building was finished with specially designed
ceramic mosaic tiles for low maintenance. The articulated units allowed
for differential movement of the concrete structure and the ceramic finish
in both the vertical and horizontal direction.
is different because every site and every client are.
The aesthetic solution of the physical requirements is automatically expected from an architect.
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