Interbank Lima

The external skin of this reinforced concrete building in Lima/Peru consists of simple glass façades extending on each level from floor to ceiling. The building is 87 m high, has 22 storeys and is crescent-shaped in plan view.
A metal grid fabricated from 50 mm dia. titanium pipe was suspended in front of the glass facade. The total length of titanium pipe used is approximately 27 km.

Architecture
Atelier Hollein, Vienna/Austria

Planning time
1996 − 1998

Construction time
1998 − 2000

Services by Werner Sobek
Structural engineering of special structures in titanium (WP 1 − 6 acc. to § 64 HOAI)

Client
Promotora Intercorp S.A., Lima/Peru

Photography
Christian Richters, Münster/Germany

Interbank Lima 3

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