39 Old Bond Street - London (UK)
David Chipperfield Architects
YEAR & AREA OF COMPETENCE:
2016 | CIVIL ENGINEERING - RETAIL
AIM OF THE PROJECT:
The project involved the complete renovation of the building (5 floors above ground and a basement) and a full renovated distribution and structural system.
Executive Design and Works Management of all structural works (r.c., steel and masonry).
The structure of the building has been completely redone, creating the new floors and columns within the existing steel building (“box in the box”). The demolitions of existing floors and central pillar occurred after completing the new structure. The architectural project has also featured the demolition of the r.c. existing stair and of the lift and the construction, in a different location, of both the lift and the new steel staircase. The project included the partial remaking of the roof and of the façade on Old Bond Street.