Ricola Factory Addition, Laufen, Switzerland


  • Date
    10/25/1997 (creation)
Related people
Zachary Snyder (was created by)
Pierre de Meuron (architect)
Jacques Herzog (architect)
Herzog and de Meuron (architect)
Date
1889-1991
Description
The warehouse for Ricola's production facility is located adjacent to the wall of a stone quarry. The shell of the warehouse has layers of grey panels. The eastern end of this shell is abutted by a metal box which has three gates and contains the ramp from which the trucks are loaded. Keywords: Laufen, Basel, Switzerland, industrial structures, industrial buildings, views. Submitted by Zachary Snyder.
Style/Period
1980s (1980 - 1989)
1990s (1990 - 1999)