Overview of New Headquarters for BBVA. La Vela extends the Madrid skyline.

Overview of New Headquarters for BBVA. La Vela extends the Madrid skyline.
BBVA [MAD] Spain.
metalocus, JOSÉ JUAN BARBA.
From BBVA sent us these aerial images of the evolution of the construction of this complex of buildings that are ending in Madrid, where they just get to its roof according to the project by Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron Architekten. La Vela is the name of the highest in the whole of that building then we show the these spectacular images.

In July 2013 and in January 2014 we present to our readers two articles of the construction process on this complex of buildings, that it is ending in Madrid by the Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron Architekten. In July last year the delivery of the first phase was conducted , now fully operational and occupied by the bank employees.

If you come or leave to Madrid by the "A-1", popularly known as the Burgos road, so far the main image of Madrid was 4 towers of Castellana. A new skyline and much before reaching Madrid, now, you will find a new figure formed by the building "La Vela", the tallest building complex that BBVA is developing in Tables, an area just outside Madrid, to centralize its offices.

New forms of work-based technology will facilitate the daily lives of the 6,000 employees of the new headquarters.

The design of the BBVA City is a project by Herzog & de Meuron.

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Herzog & de Meuron Architekten is a Swiss architecture firm, founded and headquartered in Basel, Switzerland in 1978. The careers of founders and senior partners Jacques Herzog (born 1950), and Pierre de Meuron (born 1950), closely paralleled one another, with both attending the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology...read more