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Tres Picos Tower by LBR&A Arquitectos (MX)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 01.02.2016 - Tagged as: ,

Tres Picos Tower by LBR&A Arquitectos, photo: Alfonso Merchand

Tres Picos Tower by LBR&A Arquitectos, photo: Alfonso Merchand

Situated in one of Mexico City’s most important areas, Tres Picos responds to its urban condition of a complex triangular plot of only 167 square meters enclosed by three streets. Its architectural design consists of two structural steel plate walls supporting a glass prism of 10 levels, thus clearing the floor space of columns. In combination with the thin steel walls, the tridilosa, a three-dimensional structure slab system, made a 7 meter span possible in the glass façade directed towards the Chapultepec Park. (text by LBR&A Arquitectos)

 

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