Bergognone 53

Office building renovation

The real estate development company Hines has organized an international competition for the renovation the complex of the former post office in the Porta Genova zone of Milan. The complex consists of four office wings dating back to the 1960’s that enclose a central courtyard. A new glass roof, the use of color and a double skin facade facing south are the elements of transformation. 

 

energy performance

-43% HVAC CO2

32 kg CO2 / mq y

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heating 72 kWht / mq y

cooling 66 kWhf / mq y

Location: Bergognone 53, Milan, Italy

Type: International Competition - winner project

Year: 2001-2004

Client: Hines Italia

 

Surface area: 25 000 m2

Budget: 23 ML Euro

Project: Mario Cucinella Architects

Team: Mario Cucinella, Elizabeth Francis, Anna Fabro (site architect), Francesco Barone, Giuseppe Capriati, Vincenzo Di Serio, George Frazzica, Cristina Garavelli, Roberta Grassi, Enrico Iascone, Filippo Meda, Valeria Salvaderi, Celestina Savoldi, Filippo Taidelli

With the collaboration of: Fabio Andreetti, Andrea Gardosi, Elena Lavezzo, Matteo Lucchi, Enrico Contini, Manuela Carli

 

Structural engineering: Rocco Lascone, Luca Turrini, Claudia Montevecchi, Lascone Ingegneri

Mechanical and electrical engineering: Ove Arup & Partners, Studio Isoclima, A&T Systems

Mechanical and electric services: Landi Spa

Main Contractor: Bergogne Scarl (Consorzio Cile-Pedercini)

Facades and windows: C.N.S. Spa

Canopy: Longianese Srl

Canopy structure: MEW – Ing.Odine Manfroni 

Lighting Design: DHA Lighting

Elevators: Maspero Elevatori

 

3D Rendering: Studio DIM

Photographers: Jean de Calan, Daniele Domenicali, Ornella Scancassani, MCA Archive