logon team designs the Innovation & Research Center of Jining city

15th, Aug, 2016 / By Logon

logon team wins competition to design a major project in a new Innovation & Research Center of Jining Economic and Technological Development Zone in Jining, Shandong province, China. Located in Jining, Shandong Province, the project covers a total base area of 133,340 square meters, and focuses on urban design within the office park (with a planned area of 132,200 square meters) and the design of the single building for the headquarters. The whole park comprises five villa complexes and two independent supporting facility buildings. New commercial facilities stand at the main entrance in the east and the square in the north. Having given full consideration to the functions, purposes and identities, logon’s design provides a thorough function-oriented layout.

With the distinctive appearance and symbolic facades in perfect harmony, the office park will become a landmark. The contrast among different colors and facades at the bottoms of the buildings can allow people to feel the inner atmosphere.

Low-density office space covering an area of 132,200 square meters is provided in the office park along the 500-meter-long base. The whole land is divided into five parts, with each complex made up of buildings in the shape of the Chinese character “己” at a depth of 22 meters. With an east-west building layout, the width of the whole base is fully used, and a comfortable 20-meter distance between the buildings in the south and those in the north is provided. All the office spaces have high-quality lightening and ventilation systems. The buildings in different colors can help people identify their destinations easily, create a diversified atmosphere within the office park, and avoid monotony and tedium.

The office park presents totally different looks and atmospheres as one enters it from the outside. The symbolic and relatively closed outer facades and the inside buildings of bold colors perfectly match the surrounding environment of the city. The well-spaced skylines and prominent facades create a representative and landmark image.

With the area of a single building varying from 1,500 to 3,000 square meters, the planes of the villa office buildings offer high usage rate. The public areas are artfully created by setbacks and protruding spaces. The inner and outer facades design creates different atmospheres. The outer façade is design with mosaic patterns, rich and noticeable, while the concise inner façade made of well-arranged large aluminum plates and glasses looks tranquil and gentle, creating a quiet working environment. Each complex in a different exterior color helps people distinguish the office areas easily.

The main landscape design comprises two parts. The public greening area along the central axis runs from the south to the north of the park with waterscape and green landscape, available to all office spaces, well connecting the various function areas in the whole park. People in the park can reach the common axis to enjoy life services from all directions after work. In addition, each villa complex is surrounded by green landscape and has an independent landscape courtyard, enjoying a more private and quiet environment.

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