×

Select global Site Language
Deutschland & Global Deutsch | English | Español | Français
UK English
USA English
中华人民共和国China 中國 | English
South Africa English
France Français
India English
América Latina Español
Middle East English
Marked products
Contact
Any questions? Please ask!
Industrial mesh:
brian@gkdusa.com

Process belt mesh:
lindys@gkdusa.com

Metal Fabrics:
andy@gkdusa.com

Media Mesh:
andy@gkdusa.com

Or use our:
Contact form

Press

Sun protection with a view

GKD: External roller blinds made of metallic mesh for sustainable architecture

Once again, Behnisch Architects strictly implement their credo of holistically sustainable architecture at a private residence in Stuttgart. Extension of the building, originally constructed in the 1930s, followed their stated principle of respecting the environment and the local conditions while improving the quality of life for the users – all in equal measure. The deliberately unobtrusive structure of the new upper floor of the building duly takes account of the building’s exposed location. External, roll-up sun protection systems made from metallic mesh supplied by the company GKD – GEBR. KUFFERATH AG protect the large, glazed second floor from overheating without compromising the view of the surrounding countryside from the inside. With their purist look, the metal roller blinds shimmer in the sunlight and underline the overall architectural concept.

The full press release is available as PDF download:

Other topics

×

Log in to see additional content

If you do not yet have access to the GKD-Infocenter, please set up a user account. Due to our new website, it is necessary that users with an existing account register again.

Register now
Forgot password?