OLA Estudio, DFG Pavestone offices in Monçao (Portugal)
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The A Coruña-based practice headed by Óscar López Alba, OLA Estudio, has built new facilities for DFG Pavestone, a company that exploits granite quarries. With a built area of 380 square meters and a material execution budget of 502,000 euros, the construction is a shed that stretches in a north-south direction and contains offices, warehouses, and a showroom. Open to the north and closed to the east, the building of glass, polycarbonate, and metal presents various kinds of stones and different finishes on the inside, and granite lattices of a platinum blue tone on the outside.
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