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The extension of the hotel is on top of a conference hall, built in 1966. The conference hall have never been a fully integrated part of the hotel, so the extension aims to incorporate the hall in a modern architectural icon, funded on the old hotels` historic qualities.

To reduce the weightload on the conference hall, the extension is a solid wood construction. This also enables a sustainable approach; A compact volum gives minimum heat loss, Natural non toxic materials, damp open wall construction that improves the indoor climate.

The extension of the hotel is on top of an old conference hall

Code: 326TER
Project: Extension of Grand Hotel Terminus
Client: Grand Hotel Terminus
Location: Bergen
Size: 2 100 m2 (extesion only)
Period: 2008-2010
Status: Preliminary project, building application