The facade of the new Smilehullet day-care centre in Beder, a small town just south of Aarhus (DK), stimulates play and creativity. The compact new building has windows of different heights and is equipped with robust facade panels in three earthy colours that add a creative touch. The design and layout of the former building, which housed the after-school centre, were also used for Beder's new Smilehullet day-care centre, which is now open for children and parents to enjoy.
The University of Bedfordshire’s Luton Campus has been completely re-dressed in a stunning mix of Rockpanel External facades, providing beautiful, fire-safe, future proof accommodation for thousands of students.
Due to years of underinvestment in resources and infrastructure, the building was in poor condition and had received an unfavourable Ofsted report. In response, an interim executive board was set up to manage the school and change its fortunes. Rockpanel Woods | Rockpanel Colours | Renovation
In Valburg (The Netherlands), a village of under 2000 inhabitants, a brand new multifunctional centre was built. The centre, named ‘t Knooppunt, is quite large and could easily fit in an urban environment. By using an ingenious pattern of four Rockpanel Woods designs for the cladding, alternating with black lines, the architects managed to make it fit perfectly into its surroundings.
Social housing association Toulon Habitat Méditerranée offers homes to many inhabitants of the Toulon region in France. One of their building complexes, located in the heart of historic Toulon, has received a complete new look. Thanks to the Rockpanel exterior cladding used, the architect could easily combine creative freedom with great durability.
In La Madeleine, just north of Lille (France), you can find a social housing complex which is refurbished using both Rockpanel Woods cladding and ROCKWOOL insulation. This combination of stone wool products makes the building firesafe, energy efficient and futureproof.