Residential Care Centre Amphora

Architect: Sergisson Bates Architects (London)
Client: vzw Amphora
Advisors: Studiebureau Norbert Provoost (stability), Studiebureau Ingenium (techniques, EPB), Wirtz International (exterior desing), BB (safety coordiantion)
Location: Wingene   
Surface:  6000 m²   
Timing: 2011 - 2016  
Budget:  € 17.334.536,22
Status: realized 

© Sarah Blee

Building a residential care centre in Wingene. The ground floor accommodates about 25 rooms, the local service restaurant with social centre and 5 housing assistants. The remaining 120 rooms are spread over the floors.

Residential care centre Amphore will be officially opened on February 11, 2017.

Bureau Bouwtechniek is responsible for the complete construction-technical support of Sergisson Bates Architects from the tendering phase. BB is responsible for technical assistance during the design process, the layout of the implementation plans, the blueprint of constructional specifications and estimates. BB leads the monitoring of the implementation.

Team BB: arch. ilze De Backer, arch. Barbara Arts, arch. ass. Ken Coolsaet

WZC Amphora made the BDA Brick Award shortlist in the Worldwide category.