Weather-proof louvers

  • Berlin State Opera, Germany

    Structure name:
    Berlin State Opera

    Location, country:
    Berlin, Germany

    Product:
    Weather-proof louvre WSG-H3-Cu-b

    Structure description:
    Autumn 2010 saw the start of the most expensive renovation project in the history of the State Opera. The Federal Republic of Germany participated in the general renovation to the tune of €200 million. Architect HG Merz was awarded the contract to renovate the historical monument. Structural defects were refurbished in compliance with monument conservation requirements and the totally outdated building facilities were brought up-to-date in line with modern safety standards. Improvements also included accessibility for handicapped persons, air conditioning and fire protection.

    Special features:
    Weather-proof louvre WSG-H3 made of copper and fitted with electric resistance heaters.

  • Excelsior Crans-Montana, Switzerland

    Structure name:
    Excelsior

    Location, country:
    Crans-Montana, Switzerland

    Product:
    Weather-proof louvre WSG-50-Al-spec
    Weather-proof louvre WSG-50-Al-spec, hinged

    Structure description:
    The Excelsior is an impressive and luxurious chalet-style apartment residence not far from the centre of Crans-Montana. The apartments facing south have a breathtaking view over the golf course and the Walliser mountains. Lucoma AG supplied special weather-proof louvres for ventilation and smoke extraction from the parking garage.

    Special features:
    Weather-proof louvres WSG-50 made of aluminium in special design, rounded and turned. Weather-proof louvres, hinged with frame and hinges.

  • Simmenfluh Tunnel A6, Switzerland

    Structure name:
    Simmenfluh Tunnel A6

    Location, country:
    Wimmis, Switzerland

    Product:
    Weather-proof louvre WSG-50-spec

    Structure description:
    ASTRA, the Federal Roads Office, modernised the Simmenfluh Tunnel as part of its «Tunnel Safety» project. The 700 metre long Simmenfluh Tunnel was completed in 2003 and is located along the A6 Swiss autobahn (motorway). A 130 metre long escape gallery was built to meet the stricter standards for escape distances. The construction work costs roughly 6.6 million Swiss francs. Several ventilation louvres in special design from Lucoma are installed in the escape gallery.

    Special features:
    Weather-proof louvre WSG-50 made of aluminium in special design, semi-circular with a diameter of 2836 mm.

  • La Matze Sion, Switzerland

    Structure name:
    La Matze Sion

    Location, country:
    Sion, Switzerland

    Product:
    Horizontal weather-proof louvre WSG-H1-F-b
    Horizontal weather-proof louvre WSG-H3-F-b

    Structure description:
    The La Matze project comprises three buildings in the middle of the town of Sion. The complex fulfils a variety of purposes. The ground floor is used as business and services premises whereas the upper stories provide space for a hundred and twenty flats from 2.5 to 4.5 rooms. The Matze Project was awarded the Minergie label. Lucoma supplied 37 horizontal weather-proof louvres for this project.

    Special features:
    37 horizontal weather-proof louvres, anodised aluminium, with electric resistance heating.

  • UW Herti, Switzerland

    Structure name:
    UW Herti

    Location, country:
    Baar, Switzerland

    Product:
    Weather-proof louvres WSG-75/50-Al-F-spec
    Pressure-relief dampers DRK-1001-G-h-Di-KL
    Control dampers RGK-5001-Gg-Di-MS2

    Structure description:
    The construction of the new Herti substation lasted from July 2013 to the summer/autumn of 2015. The old substation was integrated in the new indoor facility to make operational safety less reliant on the effects of weather.  The investment volume amounts to around 25 million Swiss francs. The powder-coated weather-proof louvres from Lucoma are a major contribution to the attractive appearance of the building.

    Special features:
    66 weather-proof louvres in special design with powder coating, 6 pressure-relief dampers and 28 control dampers.