Glass roofs of new Vulcano building in Zurich Altstetten

Project overview

Dominique Perrault’s first building in Zurich comprises impressive, strongly overhanging glass roofs, which, together with the office podium, provide effective noise protection for the 80-metre-high residential towers. The glass roofing with a modular dimension of 1.35 metres is supported by a primary structure of branches and pillars.

Our services

Draft design of steel and glass structure in cooperation with the architects and specialist planners, project planning of structures, foundation and excavation, consultancy on noise and vibration protection measures, as well as surveying and recording of service pipes.

Client

Steiner AG