NORD/LB Hannover: Behnisch, Behnisch & Partner
Hatje Cantz, 2002 - Architecture - 159 pages
The new Norddeutsche Landes-bank HQ is the most spectacular building that has been created in Hanover in recent years. With its transparence, its landmark high-rise, its courageous constructions and an innovative energy concept, the new building is also a pioneer among office complexes built in Germany. The internationally renowned Stuttgart-based architecture firm Behnisch, Behnisch & Partner has created an attractive workplace for the bank's 1,500 employees, at the same time infusing the city space with new vitaity by allowing the public access to a pleasant inner courtyard and an attractive annex housing shops and restaurants. This book presents his unique administrative building in all its aspects, accompanying the project from the initial competition to the building phase to its completion. Impressive photographs and precise texts serve to document the quality of this outstanding piece of architecture.
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Der Wettbewerb The Competition
Der Bauverlauf The Construction Process
Herausragende Architektur Outstanding Architecture
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