Design: arch. Massimo Benetton Client: Benetton Manufacturing sarl Structural engeneering: Stecot Services: electrical – Griguol electrical systems hydraulic – Fiorin s.r.l. General contractor: Impresa: Glou Edile Costruct manager: Ing. Elyes Materials: Pannelli di tamponamento "Kingspan" color Silver; Cupolino di ventilazione naturale con struttura in profili zincati, copertura in lamiera centinata, completo di alette paravento e rete antipasseri; Finestre a nastro a vasistas e porte di sicurezza con telaio in profilo di alluminio e specchiatura in vetrocamera di colore neutro; Portoni scorrevoli in ferro zincato a caldo. Location: Monastir – Tunisia Dates: projetc: 2002 realization: febbraio 2003 – ottobre 2004 Project size: area: 84.029 mq factory: 9.226 mq Photo by: Zanta Marco
The new Benetton Manufacturing sarl factory is located in Monastir, Tunisy, in an area of olive trees of 84.000 mq.
The building is in a decentralized position respect the whole area, in order to have the possibility in the future to construct another building on the left side of the main entrance in the order that both buildings could use this entrance.
The purchasers need is to have a dyework factory, which dyes 1500 kg of cotton and 1500 kg of wool, with a laundry for washing 6000 kg of denim daily.
The project has a rectangular form of 126×72 m (9.100mq), its internal light under-ceiling is of 5m, free from intentional divisions except for the directional office and the dye-laundry section located at the two ends at the building.
A concrete wall, 1.20m high, acts as a perimeter stretches out from the roof of the building, 4.50m, studied in order to allow both the walkway and the load-unload area to remain in half light and protected from the rain.