Title: The Line, Overhoeks
Location: Hammarbystraat 156 – 302, Amsterdam
Design: 2016 >
Dimension: 7.300 m2
Architect: Orange Architects
Design group: Jeroen Schipper, Bas Kegge, Julija Osipenko, Angeliki Chantzopoulou, Paul Kierkels, Rutger Schoenmaker, Fung Chow, Mario Acosta
City planner: Geurst & Schulze architecten
Advisors: Goudstikker De Vries, Mabutec, DGMR, VGG, Buro BIM, JMJ Bouwmanagement
Panorama architect: Bureau Sant en Co
Contractor: Bouwbedrijf De Nijs
Concrete: Hello-Con Nederland
Images: Sebastian van Damme
Orange Architects completes residential constructing on the north financial institution of the river IJ, reverse Amsterdam Central Station
Like a moored cruise ship, The Line fronts onto the IJ waterway within the Overhoeks district of Amsterdam. Sitting on non-public verandas behind the refined grid that wraps the constructing like a veil, residents take pleasure in views of the water simply in entrance of them and of the town centre. The verandas are actual out of doors rooms, their ceiling design making them really feel like an extension of the inside area.
Containing 72 rental flats, the constructing is positioned in the midst of Overhoeks, a dynamic residential and employment space the place buildings and greenery alternate with each other in a campus-like setting. Due to the dense improvement within the district, offering ample daylight at road degree was a key design goal. Setbacks on the higher flooring guarantee good daylight situations on the decrease flooring.
The id of the constructing is set by a fragile grid of 7-cm-thin balcony railings and 880 super-slim concrete columns. We labored intensively with concrete specialist Hello-Con Nederland to develop the swish, high-strength balcony panels and columns for The Line.
“The out of doors areas are vertically related by a fragile grid of concrete columns that wraps the primary quantity”
Along with The Line, Orange Architects is engaged on one other residential constructing, known as the Bow, within the Overhoeks venture space. Development work on this constructing, additionally designed for property builders Amvest, has simply began.