Miltours Administrative Building
PECS was responsible for the projects of all the specialties of the building built for the headquarters of Miltours, a company representing the multinational TUI in Portugal.
PECS was responsible for the development of the projects of the different specialties, their coordination and the monitoring of the respective administrative licenses.
At the request of the Client, PECS also followed the discussion of the proposals of the various Contractors and was responsible for the appreciation of its technical and economic component with regard to specialty projects.
The building consists of three service floors and a ground floor for parking and technical areas. Each floor, with an area of approx. 650 m2, developed in a U-shape around a central courtyard.
One of the particularities of the building consists of the metallic shade structure of the patio. This structure, resulting from the dialogue between Architecture and Structure, has a floor area of 15.00m x 15.00m and is supported only by two points on two sides. The structure is supported by Macalloy S460 tie rods.
The building's structure consists of solid fungiform slabs supported on a set of peripheral reinforced concrete columns and beams to improve the behavior of horizontal actions.
Electrical and Telecommunications Installations;
Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning;
Centralized Technical Management;
Acoustic and Thermal Behavior.
Client: PREUSSAG Immobilien GmbH
Project: January 2001 / July 2002
Work: September 2002 / July 2003
Project cost: 3 000 000 €