Barco new head office: special doors for a special building
Classrooms, an auditorium, demonstration rooms, a restaurant, meeting rooms and office areas, and an exceptional circular architecture.Barco’s new, multifunctional head office in Kortrijk, Belgium, presented many challenges for all involved parties. Merford supplied custom-made doors that combined multiple requirements relating to design and functionality.
Louvers for Flood barrier Compressors in Venice
The historical city of Venice has had to contend with floods for years. In the 20th century, flood water levels have been occurring at an increasingly rapid succession. The cause is not only the rising sea levels, but the subsidence of the city into the unstable subsoil as well. To prevent further floods, flood barriers are being constructed to close off the Venice lagoon from high tides.
XL sound-insulating doors Endemol studios
Endemol is an Amsterdam-based production company that produces multiplatform entertainment content, including numerous well-known television programmes. Its premises include a number of studios in which various soap operas and sports programmes are recorded. Merford recently fitted the studios with new extra-large sound-insulating doors.
Tunnel doors in A2-landtunnel Leidsche Rijn (NL)
After a delay of one and a half year, on July 2 2012, the A2 landtunnel at Leidsche Rijn in the Netherlands was opened. The reason of the delay can be found in the fact that the management of the safety systems in its entirety had to be designed and built. As many as 53 different safety systems had to correspond with each other. Therefore it took more time to finish the project than was planned.
MD56L doors for Bimhuis Amsterdam (NL)
The Bimhuis in Amsterdam provides the stage for Dutch and international jazz and improvised music. It puts on more than 250 concerts each year as part of a wide and varied programme, with attention for both contemporary developments and older trends.