EXTERIOR: SOUTH MOMENTUM IS GÖTEBORGS NEW TRAIN STATION AND THE CITY´S PREMIERE SHOWROOM OF ATTRACTIONS AND CURRENT EVENTS. BOTH FOR THE VISITOR AND FOR THE RESIDENT.
FLOWS AND COMMUTER CONTEXT
INTERIOR: MAIN LOUNGE SITE PLAN 1:400
TRANSPARENCY AND FUNCTIONALITY IS FACILITATING TRANSPORT IN A NEW AND INNOVATIVE WAY AND THE ACTIVITY CENTER SHOWS OFF THE BEST THE CITY HAS TO OFFER. THE BUILDING IS BASED ON A VISIBLE WOODEN STRUCTURE COMBINED WITH AUTOMATIC SHADING IN THE FACADE.
MOVEMENT IS PLAYING A CENTRAL ROLE ON THE SITE AS WELL AS IN THE STATION CONCEPT.
For the transfering long distance commuter and the local citizens, finding your connecting tram or bus is easy.
The circulation of flows remains as they are today apart from new connections with the mezzanine plan.
A horizontal volume would allow several access locations around the site.
TARGET USERS The visiting family
A vertical volume on the site would complicate communcation and accessibility.
Long distance commuters to workplaces in the city
Former car drivers, now bicycling
Students commuting to Chalmers and the University
The existing building
To allow access from the corner, the volume is adapted
The footprint of the building is projected to the plan of the site
The shape is softened to further simplify access
The footprint is inverted creating a sheltered space
Interior function volumes are allowed to penetrate the roof
A single story volume fills the new footprint
The important connection to the mezzanine is emphasized by a large gesture
benfits from the new station and city showroom by: being presented on arrival with what Göteborg has to offer.
finding their way easily from the platform to their next transportation.
an easy and safe way of making the transition to a more carbon neutral life.
better communcations and information on current events.
EXISTING BUILDING ON SITE
The existing triangular building on the site.
The building offers access to major commuter flows.
EVENT CONTEXT Ullevi
The volume allows circulation on the site.
The building is cut off from the trams and buses as well as the sunny side in the south.
Museum of world culture
The building sits in the heart of Göteborg´s event area and connects the important flows of tourists and visitors.
SHOPS / STORAGE
UTITLITY / VENTILATION
TRAFFIC CONTROL CENTRE
By letting the interior volume draw back from the facade, the volume impact is reduced.
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VERTICAL PROGRAMME A continuous gluelam beam defines the building perimeter
3 rd ﬂoor 2 nd ﬂoor Ground ﬂoor
A system of columns carry the beam
TRAFFIC CONTROL CENTRE SHOPS / STORAGE LOUNGE UTITLITY / VENTILATION
Gluelam columns and beams for the interior volumes
First order beams for the floors and roof construction
Interior volume floor slabs
The upper floor houses a space dedicated to the göteborg show room, which can exhibit temporary installations, with the main goal to inform the citizens of Göteborg and its tourists whats going on in the city. Universeum gets a permanent installation, a fish tank, that creates a border between the restroom and the main lounge.
BUILDING FLOWS Exterior roof slab and facade
I N T E R I O E R X T E R I O R
AREAS Gluelam and plywood
Beams and columns Inner volumes cladding
Light colored concrete
Lounge area Eco Café Kitchen and serving Restrooms Shop GBG Showroom area
300 m2 50 m2 50 m2 35 m2 90 m2 250 m2
Glass Facade cladding Interior volume cladding
GBG Showroom administration Traffic control offices Utility Restrooms Storage, loading etc.
50 m2 170 m2 40 m2 +16.7 15 m2 30 m2
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Shutters facade Gallery Interior
Controlled natural lighting is the most important source but there are several places where extra lighting is needed.
Rough concrete Stairs outside Mezzanine and platform
- Hanging lights in open hall - Integrated spots in the interior volumes
- Integrated furniture lighting
Paving Groundwork Reused but set in a new direction Sedum Roof Rainwater collection Insulation
- Wooden construction - Natural lighting of building and mezzanine - Shutters providing shading, natural lighting and shading as needed. - The Sedum roof acts as buffer for rain water and insulates the building. - Separation of climate in interior volumes and the rest of the building allows for energy saving. - The showroom promotes public transport and introduces “green” activites for tourists as well as commuters. - The café serves certified organic food and beverages.
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SHUTTER CONCEPT: CLIMATE CONTROL The major part of the building is left open to enable good sense of orientation within the structure. The center of the lounge can be reached from all directions and is well connected to the exterior staircase, a symbol for the integration with the underground levels. The traffic control room is visually connected to the interior and exterior.
Re-using the paving in a new direction
Entrance floor plan
Automatic controlled shutters: closed
Automatic controlled shutters: open
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Reception Kitchenette Staff entrance Storage Dressing WC Elevator Restrooms Fish tank WC Stairs to exhibition room Bridge Escalators to mezzanine level Lounge furniture Main lounge area
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Eco Café Washup Kitchen Kitchen storage WC Loading Elevator Cleaning storage Shop storage Shop Outdoor café area Loading area
ENTRANCE FLOOR 1:200
2ND FLOOR EXHIBITION 1:200
2ND FLOOR: TRAFFIC CONTROL 1:200 42
3RD FLOOR: UTILITY 1:200
2nd floor plan - Traffic control 2nd floor plan - Exhibition 40 41 42
Exhibition area A Exhibition area B Elevator
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Traffic control office Kitchenette Toilets Elevator Copy and print area Break area Private office
Ventilation Elevator Electricity Other utility
3rd floor plan - Utility 36 37 38 39
NORTH EAST ELEVATION 1:200
SECTION A-A 1:200
SOUTH WEST ELEVATION 1:200