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FINALISTS. New Raval Health Center Competition. Barcelona

El equipo formado por CASA SOLO Arquitectos y estudio González arquitectos ha sido finalista en el concurso, convocado por Infraestructures.cat, del nuevo CAP Raval en Barcelona.
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Imagen exterior nuevo Edificio Judicial en Martorell

FIRST PRIZE. New Court in Martorell

El equipo formado por CASA SOLO Arquitectos y estudio González arquitectos ha ganado el concurso, convocado por Infraestructures.cat, del nuevo Edificio Judicial de Martorell.
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Reforma urgencias Hospital Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona

Completion of the refurbishment works of the Emergency Unit of Hospital Vall d’Hebron

  Last March, the refurbishment works of the Emergency Unit of the Hospital Vall d’Hebron were completed (both phases 3 and 4). Vall d’Hebron University Hospital is the largest healthcare complex in Catalonia. The emergency unit is located on the first floor of the...
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First edition of the book “Learning Architecture teaching with Rafael Moneo” by Francesc Pernas Galí

Ha salido publicada la primera edición del libro “Aprender Arquitectura enseñando con Rafael Moneo. Lecciones en Barcelona 1965-1980” de Francesc Pernas Galí, socio fundador de CASA SOLO Arquitectos SLP
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Elevación de la plataforma del nuevo helipuerto del Hospital Universitario Vall d’Hebron

Este sábado 20 de marzo de 2021 se procedió al izado de la plataforma para el nuevo helipuerto del Hospital Universitario Vall d’Hebron. Las obras se iniciaron en diciembre de 2019. Mientras se construía la nueva torre que sirve como soporte de la plataforma y aloja una...
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Completion of the construction works for Sierrallana Hospital’s extension

Cantabria opens the new Sierrallana’s Hospital extension in Torrelavega. Works started in May 2018 and have benn executed by ASCAN and promoted by the Cantabrian Health Service (SCS). Project and Works of a new block of external consultations within the hospital plot, in...
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International work finished and inaugurated in 2020

  The Government of Bolivia received funding from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to finance the implementation of the Project for Improvement of Access to Hospital Services. The project includes consulting and fiduciary technical assistance, transfer of knowledge...
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II Architecture and Health Symposium, organized by ACES to talk about the influence of Covid-19 on Healthcare architecture

  On December 3rd, La Roca Barcelona Gallery hosted the celebration of the II Architecture and Health Symposium, organized by the ACES (Catalan Association of Health Entities) and dedicated to the architectural challenges faced by health infrastructures in the current...
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CASA SOLO’s Age-friendly new guide

  Since the beginning of our collaboration with Paulina Ballbè in 2017, CASA SOLO has worked to turn its attention to a growing section of the population: the elderly and people with dementia. While it is not necessary to reach a certain age to experience physical and mental...
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(Español) El futuro de las residencias y centros de mayores

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Roger Pernas at Preguntes Freqüents of TV3

Roger Pernas, partner of CASA SOLO, has participated in TV3’s programme Preguntes Freqüents where he highlighted the importance of the flexibility of spaces when designing a hospital. In fact, as Roger recalls in the interview, thanks to this flexibility, the neonatal ICU...
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Hospitals, the Formula 1 of architecture, CASA SOLO in the Diari ARA

Bernat Gato, partner of CASA SOLO has been interviewed by Antoni Ribas (Diari Ara) along with other colleagues in an article about the versatility and weaknesses of hospitals during the Covid-19 pandemic and has shared some reflections on the future. You can read the article...
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The neonatal UCI at the Germans Trias i Pujol University Hospital converted for Covid-19 patients

The neonatal UCI projected by our study at the Germans Trias i Pujol University Hospital, popularly known as Can Ruti, has been converted into an UCI for critically ill and semi-critical patients during the period of sanitary emergency to expand the capacity of necessary beds and...
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The “architecture” of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic, which affects a large part of the world, promotes reflection in all areas. Architecture and Planning are undoubtedly among them. The public health emergency placed a strong pressure on the healthcare system and infrastructures. Hospitals responded well due...
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CASA SOLO presents its architectural solutions for the elderly

Last October 25th, 2019, CASA SOLO presented his solutions for the elderly during the “II Professional conference about diet for a healthy aging” organized by Alicia Foundation, a non-profit organization which purpose is promoting healthy food through technological innovation in...
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Provisional acceptance certificate of the works for the Third Level Hospital of El Alto Sur in Bolivia.

The provisional acceptance certificate of the works for the Third Level Hospital of El Alto Sur in Bolivia, located on Caquingora Avenue, Como 77 zone, was conducted on September the 30th. CASA SOLO is part of ENGEST consortium, winner of the hospital design and its setting-up,...
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CASA SOLO competition winner of the new CAP of Pineda de Mar

The competition, organized by Infraestructures.cat aims at the construction of a new Primary Care Center, to support Pineda de Mar’s healthcare infrastructure. Renowned teams and colleagues such as BAAS Jordi Badia and Sulkin Marchissio Arquitectos can be found between the...
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CASA SOLO on “Perspectiva”, programa of Catalunya Ràdio

It is already available the interview that Roger Pernas and Bernat Gato, CASA SOLO partners, did for the radio program “Perspectiva”. “Perspectiva”, a monthly space of Catalunya Radio directed by Josep Lluís Blázquez, shows the novelties and trends on...
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CASA SOLO in the 1st Symposium on Architecture and Health at Roca Gallery Barcelona

On May 21, the 1st Symposium on Architecture and Health took place at the Roca Gallery in Barcelona, organized by the Associació Catalana d’Entitats de Salut, ACES. During the day of round tables many topics have been discussed: the management and maintenance in health centers,...
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“Age-friendly hospital: an adaptation to demographic change” in La Vanguardia

  We are very happy to share with you the article published by La Vanguardia “Age-friendly hospital: an adaptation to demographic change” written together with our collaborator and CASA SOLO’s consultant for Age-friendly projects, Paulina Ballbè, director...
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The A Coruña University Hospital Complex (CHUAC) in the Lifestyle magazine

The third floor of the A Coruña University Hospital Complex (CHUAC) stands out in LifeStyle, the quarterly magazine of PORCELANOSA, for the materials used in the project. The interior design magazine LifeStyle is aimed at clients of the Porcelanosa Group interested in interior...
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Advancement of the works of the Third Level hospitals in Bolivia

The two works of the Third Level hospitals in Bolivia, promoted by the Ministry of Health and financed by the IDB, are advancing at a good pace. CASA SOLO participates in these projects, together with the engineering PGI and the Antares consultancy, under the Engest brand. It is...
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Inauguration of the obstetrics plant of the maternal and new-born tower of the Hospital Universitat Germans Trias i Pujol (Can Ruti)

Recently, the obstetrics plant of the maternal and new-born tower of the Hospital Universitat Germans Trias i Pujol (Can Ruti) has been inaugurated. It is a remodelling project of the 5th floor of the hospital, with a surface of action of 1424m², in which it is proposed to...
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CASA SOLO winner of the remodelling and extension competition of the Manuela Solís Claràs hospital in Mislata / Quart de Poblet (Valencia)

Recently the resolution of the public competition for the remodelling and extension of the Manuela Solís Claràs hospital in the Valencian Community has been published, specifically in the towns of Quart de Poblet and Mislata, of which the CASA SOLO team together with Vitaller...
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Implementation of ISO 9001 and 14001 standards in CASA SOLO

From the beginning of 2017, CASA SOLO Arquitectos we began the implementation of the Quality Management System based on the ISO 9001:2015 standard and the Environmental Management System based on the ISO 14001: 2015 standard. This adaptation was decided to carry out with the...
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CASA SOLO in the 10th Great Sanitary Construction Debate

On May 17, CASA SOLO we attended the 10th Great debate on sanitary construction, a sanitary forum organized by Grupo Vía in Barcelona, where eight architectural firms we shared our latest projects in the sector. Grupo Vía is a company that has been working for more than 15 years...
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The works advance in El Alto Sur hospital in Bolivia

This last May, our founder member, Roger Pernas, went to Bolivia to follow the progress of the El Alto Sur hospital, along with the health minister, Ariana Campero Nava and representatives of the neighborhood. El Alto Sur hospital will have a capacity of 153 beds, 35 specialties...
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CASA SOLO present in HOSPITALSPEC Sevilla 2018

Last March CASA SOLO was present at the annual HOSPITALSPEC forum about healthcare equipment and hospital architecture. It is a space where providers and prescribers can hold face-to-face meetings, along with conferences and networking activities, to strengthen their...
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Design and arrangement of facilities in hospitals

The design and arrangement of facilities in hospitals is a fundamental aspect when designing a health center, since these are elements that involve a large area and budget for the entire work and, in addition, require an adequate provision for optimize its operation. The...
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CASA SOLO on the cover of the Vía Construcción magazine

This month of March the CASA SOLO team has been the cover of Vía Construcción magazine, in its publication number 138, with innovation, health and comfort as pillars of our professional activity. Vía Construcción magazine is one of the usual publications of Grupo Vía, a company...
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Inauguration of the ICU of Mutua of Terrassa University Hospital

On the 16th of February, the ICU of Mutua de Terrassa University Hospital was inaugurated, a project that began its work in August 2017 and that has had a great impact on the media. The opening ceremony of the Intensive Care Unit took place in the Teaching Building of Mutua...
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Modular operating rooms

The hospital architecture increasingly introduces modular system solutions in its design process, as in the case of modular operating rooms, due to the need to respond to the new demands of society, both in the public and private sectors. The advancement of construction systems...
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CASA SOLO winner of the competition for the new heliport at Vall d’Hebron Hospital

Last November the resolution of the contest for the implementation of the new heliport at Vall d’Hebron Hospital was published, specifically on the cover of the Traumatology area, after which CASA SOLO ARQUITECTOS we were the winning team. The proposal consists of an...
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Residential developments for the elderly

The progressive aging of the population is becoming increasingly palpable. The World Health Organization estimates that by the year 2050, the proportion of people over 60 in the world will have doubled. Medicine and the improvement of the quality of life advance, allowing a...
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CASA SOLO winner of the remodelling contest of the Mataró Hospital

Recently the resolution of the remodelling contest of the Hospital of Mataró has been published, after which the CASA SOLO ARQUITECTOS team, together with Vitaller Arquitectura, have been the winners, under the constitution of a Joint Venture (Temporary Union of Companies). The...
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Choice of land to build a hospital

The process of choosing a land to build a hospital is one of the first steps in the design and construction process of new health centre buildings. It is a phase that requires special attention as getting a suitable site greatly facilitates the design and construction process...
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CASA Solo winner of the competition of remodelling and extension of Laredo Hospital

Recently the resolution of the final phase of the competition of remodelling and extension of Laredo Hospital has been published, after which we have been winners the team of CASA SOLO ARCHITECTS. The proposal presented for this competition, whose promoter is the Cantabrian...
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CASA Solo at HOSPITALSPEC 2017

Last May CASA Solo we were present in the annual forum HOSPITALSPEC on sanitary equipment and hospital architecture, which brings together all types of professionals. It is about a space where suppliers and buyers can carry out face-to-face meetings, along with networking...
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Implementation of BIM in architectural offices

After the computer revolution in the architecture sector with the emergence of CAD technology, we are nowadays with the second great revolution of the sector, the methodology known as BIM. The BIM (Building Information Modeling) working system consists of a collaborative work...
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CASA Solo winner team of the Sierrallana hospital expansion competition

Recently the resolution of the final phase of the Sierrallana hospital expansion competition has been published, after which the CASA Solo team, together with the Cantabrian office MMiT Arquitectos, we have become winners. The proposal presented for this competition, whose...
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Master Plans in hospital’s design

Master Plans in hospital’s design consist of the overall architectural solution of a hospital, within a defined time horizon, once its functional and physical structure is defined. They define the strategic phases of action for the future growth and development of the...
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Resolution of the competition for the extension and reordinance of the Vall d’Hebron Campus

Recently the resolution of the final phase of the competition for the new building of the Foundation of the University Hospital Vall d’Hebron (VHIR) and reordinance of the Vall d’Hebron Campus has been published. The team of CASA Solo, after being selected among the...
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Architecture Night Dinner at El Principal, Barcelona

Last Tuesday, April 23th our team took part in the Architecture Night Dinner, a gastronomic evening organized by Grupo Vía and sponsored by Flint, in the restaurant El Principal in Eixample neighborhood, Barcelona, which opened its doors a couple of years ago after more than 25...
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Progress on the remodelling works in Can Ruti

Progress on the remodelling works in Can Ruti, the Germans Trias i Pujol Hospital in Badalona, to renovate the Obstetrics Hospitalization Unit located on the 5th Floor of the Maternal Tower and the Neonatal ICU Service which will be located on the 6th Floor of the same Tower. The...
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Remodel or build a new construction hospital

One of the most present debates in the current architecture is the degree of intervention to be carried out in the existing urban areas and plots, that is to say, the necessity or not of build new constructions, when we have a large number of buildings with the possibility of...
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