National Engineering Industries Ltd Jaipur
‘the concept of ‘unwrapping the ball bearing’ and the ‘bar code’
‘Tensile fabric façade reflecting the brand’
National Engineering Industries Ltd., (NBC) located at Jaipur had a desire to develop an iconic Research and Development Centre where the leading car manufacturers like Mercedes, BMW, Audi etc. visit. The client wanted to develop a facility that would attract the best young talent and respond to an evolving work place in terms of culture, technology and environment. It has a display area on the ground floor, which showcases their product range making the space interesting. The research and development office suites are located at the upper floors. The complex is well landscaped and designed to ensure that the visit to this centre is truly experiential.
This extension to the existing building has been carefully worked out with a seamless facade. The facade strategy includes a skin wall composed of tensile fabric panel with well designed graphics, symbolic to the brand are printed on this fabric making it unique in its character. This facade strategy provides allows for both contemporary look and maximum daylight to penetrate the building.