Office Building, Stampfenbachstrasse Zurich, Switzerland

Under construction

Office Building, Stampfenbachstrasse

Zurich, Switzerland

Construction has started on a new office building on Stampfenbachstrasse in central Zurich. The building, for multinational insurance company AXA, houses around 4,000 square meters of office space over seven floors.

Central to the design is the use of the existing natural stone façade, which is currently being removed, and will be reused as a floor covering for both inside and outside spaces. The design will also increase the green space in the building's highly urban context, with large-scale green roofs and plant troughs on both sides of the building; rainwater will be stored in tanks and used to irrigate the intensive planting.

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