SKY Italia Headquarters
Contractor Colombo Costruzioni SpA
Three buildings for the new SKY ITALIA HEADQUARTERS
The new SKY Italia Headquarters is located in the Milano Santa Giulia area, near Rogoredo. The complex is composed of three separate buildings:
Building 1 : “technological” equipped for television production: recording studios, transmission plants, archives and call centre.
Building 2: offices and cafeteria.
Building 3: exhibition and meeting centre.
The three buildings are connected to each other by a multilevel bridge suspended above street level. The bridge is supported by reticular beams consisting of metal carpentry which are the two structural façades.
Unitised curtain walling system and Alucobond cladding
Byron Harford & Associates Architects
Established in 1994, Byron Harford & Associates continues to experience rapid growth both in Australia and overseas. The collective experience of committed staff and the guidance of Principal, Byron Harford has secured the successful delivery of large projects for international clients in Australia and Italy. The practice has developed a high profile and unparalleled experience in the design and delivery within the broadcast industry, completing consecutive corporate headquarters and production facilities for Foxtel in Sydney and The International Broadcasting Centre for the Sydney 2000 Olympics. In addition the firm has designed the Sky Italy Headquarters in Milan. BHA has undertaken the documentation and construction supervision of this 76.000 m2 development that includes the latest in production and post production facilities, 8 television studios and administrative headquarters for 3000 employees.