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Structural design

Low-cost, fit-for-purpose con­struc­tion

A student hall of residence meeting the highest technical and architectural standards was erected on a plot belonging to the city of Lucerne in 2012. Comprising 86 apartments and a total of 280 rooms, the development also includes all necessary amenities. The mission of the client, the Student Mentor Foundation Lucerne, is to provide affordable living accommodation for students. The housing mix comprises studios for single tenants as well as shared apartments for two to five students. The development comprises a string of attached blocks with offset facades and varying building heights/story counts.