The construction the Bicycle hotel in Lillestrøm, Norway is well underway. Ibrahim Elhayawan from Various Architects visited the site today to inspect the work progress. The massive wooden beams and the curved roof structure are already in place. The project is expected to be finished in August 2016.
The project includes the reconstruction and rehabilitation of the former administration building in Lodalen (Main Hall), owned by ROM Eiendom. The administration of Cargonet HQ just moved into the 3rd and the 4th floor of the building in addition to the locker rooms and fitness centre in the basement. The industrial zone border of the railway station moved in connection to the project to open for commercial areas.
Interior demolition was initiated in May 2015. Outline planning permission for the project was given 5/6-2015 and Modern Byggfornyelse AS was awarded the contract by competition with five invited construction companies. Commencement Permission was granted 16/7-2015.
Various Architects is currently working with the interior design of the 2. floor.
We celebrated the roof topping ceremony for Faun Housing Project. Located in Slemdal, Oslo, Norway. The projected consists of 4 high end apartments and duplex apartments. Each enjoy amazing view of Oslo fjord.
Competition expected by November this year. We look forward to seeing the development of the interiors of the apartments.
Various Architects got approval for the extension of a single family house in Røa outside Oslo, Norway. Ove Kristiansen vei 14 was designed by the famous Norwegian architect Sverre Aasland in the 1930s, and consists of one floor with basement. The footprint is about 140m2 on the 1022 m2 plot.
Various Architects has been commissioned by a family to draw a new housing complex with 3 apartments in Larvik, Norway. This is our third project in Larvik other than Mesterfjellet School and Framparken Masterplan. We presented the concept design to the client and received very positive feedback. Looking forward t0 deliver building application by the end of this month.
A-Møbler furniture warehouse is under construction. The design concept is to create a glowing facade that creates a lively and inviting project. Therefore we are doing extensive testing for the lighting of both facades and interior. The project is expected to open in October this year.