PULS Chomutov · Czech Republic
02 · 2007
Factory for PULS GmbH in Chomutov, Czech Republic
PULS GmbH is specialized in the development and production of electronic power supplies.
With this new building PULS stabilises and expands its presence in Chomutov / Czech Republic and employs approximately 300 staff members in two shifts.
The factory is located in the industrial region of Chomutov and is composed of three essential sectors for use:
Two-level part of the building in the north with main entrance, development and office premises, break rooms, as well as kitchen/cafeteria with adapted terrace in the inner courtyard.
Parallel to the administration in the south located part of the building with a high storage area, stock turnover as well as areas for production and dispatch in two-level partitions.
Two production halls without columns, located between administration and production, which are functionally affiliated with each other directly via corridor, crossing the courtyard.
The outer appearance of the building ought to signalise progressiveness and power in innovation of the company PULS and their products.
The part of the structure administration and store receives an enclosure with a metal cladding on the side, designed by large-sized anodized aluminium sheets, which are twisted semi-circular at the end of the structure.
The remaining face of the façade will be cladded with dark enamelled glass panels.
In this section of the façade the window elements with external prefixed sun protection lamellae are inserted. These elements with its parts of fixed glazings and rotatable casements include also one field of glass lamellae, whose lamellae will be powered for cooling down the rooms at night.
The indoor design primarily follows the functional and ergonomic requirements of the use and considers in the concept of rooms, the choice for material and colours the goal to provide the employees appropriate workstations.
Project facts and figures
- Location: CZ - 43001 Chomutov, Alfonse Muchy 5473
- Client: PULS investicni s.r.o., Chomutov , CZ, represented by PULS-Power GmbH, Munich, Germany
- Phases 1-8: K+P Architekten und Stadtplaner GmbH, Ismaninger Str. 57, D-81675 Munich, Germany
- Building costs: approx. 6 Mio. Euro
- Gross floor area: approx. 6.400 sqm
- Gross volume approx. 34.000 m³
- Start of planning: 2004
- Completion: 2007
- Grand opening: June 30th 2007