The different building sections can be separated or united as needed, making room for new, spatial opportunities to develop.The Town Hall forms an important element in the development of the new urban district in Egedal.Egedal Town Hall, Zealand Health Centre Building, Architect, Image, Danish Design : Danish Town Hall Health Centre, Sjælland, Danmark – design by Henning Larsen Architects New Town Hall devoted to health Design: Henning Larsen Architects Henning Larsen Architects and a group consisting of turnkey contractor Züblin, landscape architect SLA and consulting engineers Henrik Larsen and Jørgen Nielsen have won the competition for Egedal Town Hall and Health Centre.
And further: “The jury considers the daylight to be used in an effective way in the proposal.
In particular, the design of the skylight in the atrium effectively lets the daylight flow into and around the building, without unnecessary solar energy impacting the indoor climate in warm periods.” ”In the project, we have worked with the Municpality’s vision for the new Town Hall – where care and service for the citizens and good working conditions for the employees have been essential focus areas.
Thus, the Health Centre will become an active part of the Town Hall, while at the same time offering citizens the opportunity to use the area outside town hall opening hours.
The roof of the Health Centre is shaped as a large roof garden with green recreational spaces.
Henning Larsen Architects has also designed Viborg Town Hall, which was inaugurated in 2011.
Viborg Town Hall is Denmark’s first sustainable town hall.
This contributes to ensuring a positive development of Egedal”, says CEO Mette Kynne Frandsen, Henning Larsen Architects.
“We have designed an open and welcoming building with attractive outdoor spaces, the square in front of the Town Hall and the Town Hall garden.” The Town Hall forms an important element in the development of the new urban district in Egedal.
Therefore, the building is designed to stand out with a distinctive character in all development phases.
Egedal Town Hall and Health Centre meets the requirements for low-energy class 2020 according to Danish building regulations and is expected to be inaugurated in the end of 2014.
The town council hall, which is situated on the ground floor, can be opened up towards the central square – in connection with exhibitions, concerts or other special events.