Username Password  
  Forgot your password?  
ItalianoEnglish
 
  COME VEDERE L'ARCHITETTURA CONTEMPORANEA HOW TO SEE CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE
COME VEDERE L'ARCHITETTURA CONTEMPORANEA HOW TO SEE CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE
HOME
ARCHITECT | LOCATION | TYPOLOGY | EXHIBITIONS | ADVANCED SEARCH
BUILDING
 
 
Centro servizi Olivetti "La Serra"
Olivetti Service Centre "La Serra"
Top
DESIGNER
 
 
Iginio Cappai

Pietro Mainardis

Top
LOCATION
 
Continent
Europe
Nation
Italy [Italia]
Region
Piedmont [Piemonte]
Province
Turin [Torino]
Town
Ivrea
Address
Via Bertinatti, Corso Botta
 
 
Top
MAP
 
 
Top
TYPOLOGY
 
Main
ARCHITECTURE
Buildings for recreational activities
Cinemas
Clubs, association headquarters, venue for events
Sports buildings
Gyms and swimming pools
Buildings for travel and tourism
Rooming-houses
Additional
ARCHITECTURE
Museums and buildings for exhibitions
Archaeology museums
Commercial buildings
Shops
Top
CHRONOLOGY
 
Project
1968    
Realisation
1976
Top
AWARDS
 
2018
World Heritage Site
UNESCO [United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization]
Top
BIBILIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES
 
 
"Olivetti social and residential centre. Ivrea", a+u. Architecture and Urbanism 95, august 1978, pp. 27-40
John Morris Dixon, "Utopian mechanism. Olivetti Social Services and Residential Centre. Ivrea", Progressive Architecture 8/1977, august 1977, pp. 74-81
"Ivrea. Centro di servizi Olivetti", Casabella 422, febbraio/february 1977, pp. 41-61, 71
Francesco Tentori, "Un "organismo da recuperare"", Casabella 422, febbraio/february 1977, pp. 41-42 (41-61, 71)
Iginio Cappai, Pietro Mainardis, "Intenzioni e realtà", Casabella 422, febbraio/february 1977, pp. 43-44 (41-61, 71)
Gianfranco Eddone, "Città e fabbrica", Casabella 422, febbraio/february 1977, p. 45 (41-61, 71)
Renzo Zorzi, "Ragioni aziendali e sviluppo civile del territorio", Casabella 422, febbraio/february 1977, pp. 50-51 (41-61, 71)
Tullio Lembo, "Un bilancio pluriennale di interventi sociali", Casabella 422, febbraio/february 1977, p. 52 (41-61, 71)
Ugo De Simoni, "Problemi della realizzazione", Casabella 422, febbraio/february 1977, p. 57 (41-61, 71)
Alberto Ferrari, "Appunti di viaggio", Casabella 422, febbraio/february 1977, pp. 59-61 (41-61, 71)
"The Olivetti Service Centre in Ivrea", Casabella 422, febbraio/february 1977, p. 71 (41-61, 71)
"Centro di servizi e residenziali Olivetti ad Ivrea / Olivetti Company's Social and Residential Service Centre", L'architettura. Cronache e storia 249, luglio/july 1976, pp. 134-186
"Cappai and Mainardis. Capsulated building for Olivetti employees in Ivrea is a beehive of many diverse activities", Architecture Plus 8/1973, september 1973, pp. 34-37
Bruno Zevi, Spazî dell'architettura moderna, Einaudi, Torino 1973, tav. 674 [XII. La terza età: itinerarî degli anni cinquanta-ottanta]
Top
CLIENT
 
 
Olivetti
Top
AMOUNT
 
 
Lit. 3.500.000.000
Top
DIMENSIONAL
DATA
 
Consistence
Hotel-residence 55 rooms / 77 beds
restaurant 60 seats
snack bar 50 seats
tea-room 60 seats
terrace 30 seats
assembly area 400 seats
dome hall 120 seats
conference hall 20 seats
Surface
total gross working sq.m. 10,700

archaeological zone sq.m. 950 (ruins of Roman period and of High Middle Ages)
Volume
total m3 41,000
above ground m3 16,000
Dimensions
Indoor swimming pool m. 10.60 x 25.00
Top
STRUCTURES
 
 
Sertec spa
Antonio Migliasso, Colombo Scomparin
Top
STAFF
 
Collaborators
Graziano Chiodini
Engineering
Tekne spa
Coordination
Olivetti
Ugo De Simoni
Construction supervision
Tekne spa (structures/systems)
Cesare Türkheimer, Fabio Misuraca

Olivetti
Ugo De Simoni
 
 
Contacts    Copyright © 2004 - 2018 MONOSTUDIO | ARCHITECTOUR.NET
 
| Disclaimer | Conditions of use | Credits |