Flekkefjord Kultursenter – Spira


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Address : Elvegaten 1
4400 Flekkefjord
Contact person : Sales office Norway
- Norway

Architect : Arkitektfirma Helen & Hard AS - Stavanger - Norway

Metal Builder : Hubro Hansen AS - Sola - Norway

Other planning committee : Jiri Havran - Oslo - Norway

Project details :
  • The building contains 3 floors and holds a library, a cinema and concert hall, a cultural school, leisure club and administration. These different functions together cover an area of 3100 m2.
  • Red is the consistent theme. Integrated LED-strips in the the roof reflects the red color and makes the building spectacular during the night.
  • The building was nominated for Building of the Year in Norway 2016.
  • The main glass facade covers appr. 200 m2, and eliminates the boarder between inside and outside, creating beautiful views over the lake.
  • Flekkefjord kultursenter has energy rating according to TEK 10, energy class B.

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Window systems


Non thermally broken window system useage inside of buildings smart design: Profile depth of 65mm for frame and sash profiles, flush fitting sash and door leaf profiles separating or glass bonded crossbars possible single or double leaf smoke protection door Burglar resistance class WK1 and WK2 possible
Facade systems


Filigree look without any change in appearance to the inner mullion and transom gaskets Ideal for vertical and polygon façades, sloped glazing and spatial structures Individual design thanks to a wide range of profile geometries for the structural and glazing profiles Uf up to 1.2W/m²K, solutionfor passiv houses up to Uf =0.74W/m²K Reliable glass load transmission (up to 4 kN), with adapted transom-joint technology Overlapping and secure drainage at the cross point, without mechanical mullion processing, ensures tried-and-tested impermeability Broad selection of profiles enables economic adaptation to structural requirements, with the additional option of internal reinforcement Glazing from outside featuring single- and/or two-part pressure and cover profiles Design options with concealed or visible screw fixture Extensive solutions for structure junctions and conservatories Burglar resistance up to WK3 with presure profile reinforcement bullet resistance class up to FB4 fire resistance class G30/F30, glass or panel up to 1.8x3.0m or 1.4x2.4m, overhead glazing possible, construction principle identical regular WICTEC 50 Complete product range for glazed roofs or slope facades Easy integration in roof windows, realizeable as SHEV variant as all glass facade, appearance similar to structural sealant glazing (SSG) facade Special pressure profile available with concealed guide for integrated sun protection