Intervention for office use

International competition for the creation of 55,000 m2 of offices organized by PirelliRE. The project explores the principle of discreet elements aggregated to form a complex organism. The buildings are interwoven, creating new urban spaces, and are constructed using various materials: wood, glass and stone.


energy performance

-62% kWhf / mq y

23 kg CO2 / mq y


heating 11 kWht / mq y

cooling 70 kWhf / mq y

Location: Milan, Italy

Type: International Competition

Status: Design completed

Year: 2005

Client: Pirelli Real Estate


Surface area: 55 000 m2

Project: Mario Cucinella Architects

Team: Mario Cucinella, Elizabeth Francis, Gabriele Evangelisti (architect in charge),  Sara Bergami, Tommaso Bettini, Eva Cantwell, Cristina Garavelli, Fillipo Meda, Marco Orlandi, Giuseppe Perrone, Michele Roveri


Structural engineering: Buro Happold

Mechanical and electrical engineering: Manens Intertecnica

Space planner: DEGW