RubnerHolzbau Augsburg realised a total façade area of 5,115 m² in Neuherberg near Munich. The Helmholtz Zentrum München German Research Center for Environmental Health GmbH
commissioned HDR Inc. Architects, Düsseldorf for the new Helmholtz Diabetes Center Munich.
The building called HDC 1 is a multidisciplinary bioscientific research center for diabetes research.
The main building is surrounded by a double glass façade. 1,420 m² wood-aluminium and 1,160 m² aluminium mullion-transom construction including sun protection form the inner shell and are covered of a further 1,800 m² steel mullion-transom construction with single glazing.
In addition to the facade and associated plumbing work, Rubner was also responsible for 720 m² of glass roof construction and 250 m of all-glass railings.
Location Neuherberg (GER)
Customer Helmholtz Zentrum München GmbH
Architecture HDR GmbH, Düsseldorf (GER)
Glass facades 5,115 m²
The HDC Neuherberg by HDR Architects has been nominated as a finalist for the World Architecture Festival Awards 2019 in the category "Higher Education and Research: Completed Buildings".