Sipoo Community Centre and Civil Defence Shelter (1999-2004)
Client: Municipality of Sipoo
Extent: 60 000 m³ excavation volume, 5700 m² floor area, 1800-person shelter capacity
Responsibilities: Overall design responsibility – principal, architectural, rock engineering, structural, and HVACE design
- The sports hall and spectator stands were kept as open as possible to optimize the perception of spaciousness, sight lines, and building fire safety.