The Plus X gymnasium forms part of a newly-erected Citizens’ Centre in Mannheim-Jungbusch. An accessible roof area adds an extra dimension to the exterior of the municipally-owned building.
The roof is reached by an external staircase, at the top of which is a children’s play area. The ‘field of play’ is limited by a transparent, galvanized mesh, which surrounds a hot dip galvanized arched girder structure.
Image: Roland Halbe
Galvanizers Association News
Interactive RIBA-approved CPD As a result of our initiative for galvanizing in sustainable construction we have developed an online version of our CPDs, using the latest technology to deliver the same high-quality presentations via the internet. We have endeavoured to…
Garsington Opera Pavilion
Garsington Opera, founded in 1989 by Leonard and Rosalind Ingrams, stages summer festivals. It forms part of the ‘summer season’ activities that are peculiarly English. The venue hosted outdoor performances of both popular and experimental opera, and is obviously accompanied…
SportPark at Loughborough University
SportPark, at Loughborough University, is a bespoke sports administration hub which provides the gateway to the Loughborough Science and Enterprise Park. The £15m landmark building will be home to a variety of sports organisations including British Swimming, the Amateur Swimming…
The New Gaislachkoglbahn
The Austrian ski resort of Sölden has not taken long to earn a place in the international First Division of Winter tourism destinations. One reason for this is its successful staging of the “world of Alpine” experience. The addition of…