GFRP-Facade The Walbrook London 2010
Facade shading made of hand-laminated GFRP lamellas. On behalf of Josef Gartner, we specified the quality requirements, defined the laminate structure for the lamellas, carried out component tests in particular for the coating, and monitored the production at Gartner’s subcontractors.
Architecture: Foster + Partners, London
Structural Engineering, Specification and Quality Control:
ITKE – Institute of Building Structures and Structural Design, University of Stuttgart
Prof. Jan Knippers, Markus Gabler
Image Credits: Nigel Young/Foster + Partners , ITKE