Stone-cladded composite (102)
Composite façade panels are nothing new. They are there, waiting for the moment when the market will be ready to welcome them since the last decades of XX century.
The technology is already developed and essayed as those materials are perfectly used in many other applications. Maybe the cost, maybe the origin of the material (glass-fiber reinforced polyester), maybe we have not found yet its advantatges in building construction.
The Horten Advokatpartnerselskab building is a contemporary example that reminds us that, the possibility of resorting to this technology, is still there!
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