Museo del Acero

Following Grimshaw’s design for the Museo del Acero, some spaces within the 70-meter high furnace structure were converted to to habitable space. Moreover, approximately 96,000f² of new exhibition, offices, workshops and educational spaces were added to the existing structures.

 

Architecture
Grimshaw Architects, New York/USA

Planning time
2005 − 2006

Construction time
2006 − 2007

Services by Werner Sobek
Structural engineering of loadbearing structure and special structures (schematic design, design development, review construction documents)

GFA
14,800 m²

Client
Parque Fundidora Monterrey/Mexico

Awards
AIA Honor Award 2009

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