search
norsk

St.Olavs Hospital, The Knowledge Centre

Architect
Team St. Olav;
Ratio arkitekter as
Nordic Office of Architecture
COWI as

Client

Helsebygg Midt-Norge

Area
18 000 m2

Status
Completed 2013

The Knowledge Centre is an energy-efficient building for research, teaching and patient care at St. Olav's Hospital in Trondheim.

The Centre houses the hospital's auditorium (380 seats), main library and facilities for research and teaching. The clinical section covers areas of skin and infectious diseases, as well as pain center.

It is the first hospital building with passive house standard in Norway. Energy demand will be around 45 percent lower than the official requirement.

Prizes
1. prize in INSIDE, The World Festival of Interior 2013, i the category Health. 

Credits
Photo:  Synlig.no | Jiri Havran | Espen Grønli | Helsebygg Midt-Norge | Ratio  | Nordicclose >>