Offices building for U.N.E.D (Spanish Distance University)

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Project description

Client: Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (U.N.E.D).
Execution location: Calle Juan del Rosal 14, Madrid.
Stage: Finished.

The total piece of land of the building has an extension of 11,500 m² built and the total investment of the works reached 10 million Euros.

The works performed have implied the renovation and full refurbishment of the building, adjusting its structure to the new requirements of the regulations in force. Furthermore, it was incorporated to the central roof a thermal production central for the air conditioning and heating of the four buildings of the UNED campus.

Full renovation of a university college


Project description

Client: Fundación SEPI.
Execution location: Avda de Gregorio del Almo nº2, Madrid.
Stage: Finished.

There were several full restructuring actions in order to adjust the space to the new needs of the building. There were demolitions works, structure reinforcement and upgrading of the facilities, so that they comply with the current regulations and in accordance with the strict energy efficiency.

The works were carried out in 5 STAGES from 2002 to 2007.



Partial Rennovation in the college Nuestra señora de África


Project description

Client: Colleges Foundation  MAEC-AECID.
Execution location: C/ Ramiro Maeztu 8, Madrid.
Stage: Finished.

There were renovation works and adaptation to the regulations in force on humid sites.

The action consisted in the execution of the new installations of sanitation, plumbing and electricity, as well as the demolition and reconstruction of inside layout.



Partial rennovation in the college Nuestra señora de Guadalupe

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Project description

Client: Colleges Foundation MAEC-AECID.
Execution location: Avda de Séneca 4, Madrid.
Stage: Finished.

We carried out works on the north and west façades of the building, replacing the sanitary network and plumbing, as well as a great part of the cold and hot water distribution network of the basement.

The works were sectorized in three groups: renovation of floors common toilets, renovation in washbasin niches of bedrooms and renovation of shared bathrooms.


Rectorate building of UNED


Project description

Client: Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED).
Execution location: Calle Bravo murillo 38, Madrid.
Stage: Finished.

The building has a squared volume of eight floors, with a rectangular basement which only cover the ground floor. The façade is mainly composed of stone coating on the main façade and plaster and stone in the rest.

The actions to be subject of this memorandum are located in the first and fifth floors.

These actions are basically focused on:

  • Change of the layout for a better flexibility of the spaces.
  • Coating and finishing.
  • Inside carpentry.
  • Adjustment of the installations to the new layout and to the regulations on fire and accessibility.




Building for the commercial office in Spain in The Hague

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Project description

Client: Ministry of Finance and other public administrations.
Lugar de ejecución: C/ Burgemeester Patijnlaan 27, 2585 BJ, in The Hague, The Netherlands.
Stage: Finished.

This building has a total extension built of 502.00 m², 362.00 m² above ground and 140.00 m² below ground; 59.00 m² of garden and 30.00 m² of terrace.

The renovation was carried out in order to provide a better functionality and efficiency to the building in its layout and its installations. Besides, we made a revision of the condition of the structure, foundations, power and water supplies, insulation and waterproofing, reinforcing or replacing the items as the case may be.

Also, the carpentry and finishing were renovated and certain valuable items were restored such as the front door, the stairs rail and a leaded window.

The works were adapted to the current regulations, both Spanish and Dutch regarding construction, safety and accessibility systems.


Building cariátides for the new headquarters of Cervantes Institute

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Project description

Client: Cervantes Institute.
Execution location: Calle Alcalá 49, Madrid.
Stage: Finished.

The building is a landmark in the city of Madrid, it is located a few metres away from Cibeles square. In the development of the works, the following actions were carried out:

  • The roof was fully repaired.
  • Demolition and removal of rubble in order to carry out new layouts, with new flooring, ceiling and carpentry of premises.
  • Refurbishing of catering premises, radio studios and construction of events room by means of glazing with tempered glass.
  • Setting of electrical installations and installation of air conditioning equipment in the data processing control room.



Building “Casa de Goya” in Bordeaux, for the headquarters of Cervantes Institute

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Project description

Client: Institute Cervantes.
Execution location: C/ Cours de l’intendance 57, Bourdeaux, France.
Stage: Finished.

Restoration of a protected building dated in 1810 and located in the old area of Bordeaux.

The action covered a piece of land of 1.400 m².

The basement was refurbished and the ground floor was adapted to the regulations on accessibility.

The first floor was used as a library and the courtyard space was recovered which is raised as meeting point and transit point from the ground floor. In order to do that, we made a special founding with micro-piles to hold the walls holding the lift and the new first floor which will cover all the courtyard space.

The second and third floors were restored to harbour classrooms and multipurpose rooms. In addition, the main stone façade was restored and those of the inside courtyard.


Renovation of the building Etxebarría in Bilbao

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Project description

Client: Activos inmobiliarios en arrendamiento S.A.
Execution location: Calle Alameda de Urquijo 4, Bilbao, Vizcaya.
Stage: Finished.

The works consisted in the renovation and refurbishing of the building after the demolition of the roof, façade and inside of the building. The total piece of land built had an extension of 7,500 m² in 7 floors.




Restoration of the buildings, headquaters of the Goverment representation department in Vizcaya and Guipuzcoa

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Project description

Client: Ministry of Public Administrations.
Execution location: Bilbao (Vizcaya) y San Sebastián (Guipúzcoa).
stage: Finished.

The works consisted in the refurbishing of the building by means of demolitions, strengthening of reinforced concrete and metal, replacement of roof with zinc plate, partitions of double air brick, coating, carpentry, flooring and tiling, paint, as well as the execution of new installations. The approximate piece of land renovated had an extension of 1,116.79 m².