BMW Italy, Head Office
LocationSan Donato Milanese, Italy
DataOverall Project Time:
1996 – 1998
Scope of work
- 3,600 m2 modular facade with structural glazing.
- Panel infilling, approx. 3,800 m2 suspended sheet metal caissons.
- Approx. 900 m2 point-fixed glass facade suspended from vertical glass fins.
- Parapet facings, sun/glare protection, glass doors. Staircases, various sheet metal cladding, glass roof and fan-coils.
Innovations / Challenges
- Load-bearing glass fins.
- Custom-made stainless steel guides for sun/glare screens integrated into point-fixing.
- Low-maintenance office tower facade construction.
- Interior sheet metal panels with Stucco Veneziano.