Area/ Approx. 30,000 m²
Competition/ 2016, first prize in invited parallel acquisition
Status/ Expected completion 2021
Client/ NGI – Norwegian Geotechnical Institute
Architect and Landscape Architect/ Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects
Local Architect/ SJ Architects (detail regulation responsible)
NGI – Norwegian Geotechnical Institute, Norway's largest geotechnical specialist community and a leading centre of research and consultancy in engineering-related geosciences, selected Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects to design a new, contemporary campus. The new complex will not only create a knowledge axis in northern Oslo, but also introduce indoor and outdoor spaces for the public in an area that will see increased pedestrian and bicycle traffic in the coming years.