Gemma Smid

Gemma Smid Public Choice Award 2018!

Zoetermeer, the Netherlands
 -  19 Jun 2018 - 15:04

The city Zoetermeer in the Netherlands has many beautiful buildings. This year, therefore, the Gemma Smid Architecture Award was awarded for the seventh time. Traditionally, the award ceremony took place during the Day of Architecture, on 2th of June 2018. The award is named after former alderman Gemma Smid-Marsman, because of her commitment to architecture in Zoetermeer.

Zeeburgerbaai Amsterdam Cladding Panels

Trespa® Meteon®-cladding panels as a second skin on the homes in Zeeburgerbaai

Amsterdam, Netherlands
 -  09 Jun 2018 - 00:00

That the Dutch know how to manage water and overcome its challenges is clearly demonstrated by a unique residential construction project in Zeeburgerbaai in Amsterdam. Twenty-eight homes are being built here on Steigereiland, the first island in IJburg. The 24 semi-detached and 4 detached homes designed by Attika Architekten stand on platforms supported on piles: the recently completed Willem Barlowsteiger (phase 1) and the Edmond Halleysteiger (phase 2).

Trespa Meteon

Blending into Norway's fjords through reflections

Sandnes, Norway
 -  08 Jun 2018 - 00:00

Three award-winning apartment buildings stand proudly atop Rundeskogen hill, which connects the cities of Sandnes, Stavanger and Sola. The towers on the west coast of Norway afford breathtaking views of wide-open plains, dense forests and the Gandsfjorden fjord. The highest tower has 15 stories, the other two have nine. Together, the towers contain 113 units. The buildings stand out amongst the surrounding low-rise residential complexes and warehouses.

trespa façade

A Dialogue of Buildings

Santiago , CHile
 -  01 Jun 2018 - 10:30

The Kennedy Plaza is an impressive and modern structure composed by two twin towers connected to each other and the beautiful city of Santiago de Chile. Is amazing how this five stars office building gives the sense of greatness and elegance to the companies in there.



Weert, Netherlands
 -  09 Mar 2018 - 16:20

Trespa is proud to announce that a new contest in collaboration with Design Academy of Eindhoven is now open.

The scope of the competition is to develop an original design for façade cladding that is both timeless and new and that evokes the concept of 'coincidental compositions' and/or 'traces', which are the inspiration behind the Trespa® Meteon® Focus collection.