Norwegian Mountaineering Center

Norwegian Mountaineering Center Åndalsnes, Møre og Romsdal Building, Norwegian Architecture Images

Norwegian Mountaineering Center

Architectural Project in Åndalsnes, Møre og Romsdal, Norway – design by Reiulf Ramstad Architects

20 Sep 2016

Norwegian Mountaineering Center Building

Design: Reiulf Ramstad Architects (RRA)

Norwegian Mountaineering Center

Location: Åndalsnes, Møre og Romsdal, Norway

Norwegian Mountaineering Center
photo © Fotograf André

English text (scroll down for Norwegian):

Norwegian Mountaineering Center

The Norwegian Mountaineering Center is anchored in an innovative interpretation of nature’s fantastic dimensions and the dramatic experience of mountaineering.

Norwegian Mountaineering Center

The design of the building is based on its function as a mountaineering center and gathering place for both locals and visitors.

Norwegian Mountaineering Center

This provides the structure with a characteristic volume communicating its contents with exciting and unique geometrical expression.

Norwegian Mountaineering Center

Its outer skin is clad in a uniform surface, highlighting its originality and situation next to the train tracks of Raumabanen and the station area in the Åndalsnes town center.

Norwegian Mountaineering Center

Norwegian text:

Norsk Tindesenter er forankret i en innovativ tolkning av naturens fantastiske dimensjoner og fjellsportens dramatikk.

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Prosjektet tar utgangspunkt i husets funksjon som klatresenter og møtested for lokale og besøkende.

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Dette gir bygningsvolumet en særegen karakter som formidler det spesielle innholdet med et spennende og unikt uttrykk, og senteret får dermed en bygningskropp med ekspressiv geometri.

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En utenpåliggende hud gjør at husets gestalt blir enhetlig med stor originalitet og står frem i situasjonen ved Raumabanen og Skysstasjonen i sentrum av Åndalsnes.

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Norwegian Mountaineering Center – Building Information

Architect: Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter AS, Oslo
Date design: 2009
Date completion: 2016
Type: Culture
Location: Åndalsnes, Møre og Romsdal, Norway

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Photographs © Søren Harder Nielsen, Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

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photos © Fotograf André

Program: Climbing hall with bouldering room and changing rooms, exhibitions, café, library, and administration facilities
Client: Stiftelsen Tindesenteret
Size / value: 900 m2
Commission type: Invited competition (2009), 1st prize
Status: Completed 2016

Norwegian Mountaineering Center
photo © Fotograf André

floor plans ; building section:
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Reiulf Ramstad architect, Norway:
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photo © Marte Garmann

Norwegian Mountaineering Center images / information from Reiulf Ramstad Architects

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