Renovation of office + storage James Wattstraat

Renovation of office + storage James Wattstraat

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ArcelorMittal Construction

Renovation of office + storage James Wattstraat Leeuwarden

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Some time ago, the idea arose to renovate an existing building on the James Wattstraat in Leeuwarden to give it a more up-to-date appearance.

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ArcelorMittal Construction

To preserve the building for the future, to keep it exploitable and comfortable, energy-saving measures were necessary. A great deal of insulation, for example. All the single glazing was replaced by the glass with the highest insulating effect: triple glazing. And all walls were packed with a 140mm thick layer of PIR insulation.

The building was provided with a completely modified facade construction with various custom-made Cassettes BS in weather-resistant steel, material type Indaten.

photo_credit ArcelorMittal Construction
ArcelorMittal Construction

The horizontal and vertical lines of the windows had to be followed. As a result, a total of more than 25 different cassettes had to be produced (various sizes in both length and width).

 

These cassettes are made of weather-resistant steel, type Indaten, which is protected by the patina layer that forms after various weather conditions of moisture and sun.

photo_credit ArcelorMittal Construction
ArcelorMittal Construction

The whole is finished with connecting flashings from the same Indaten material.

 

System: Cassette BS

Material: Indaten - weather resistant steel

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