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Istanbul Design Biennial
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Herzog & de Meuron reveal redevelopment plans for Roche in Basel
Herzog & de Meuron has revealed plans for the 3 billion Swiss franc [€2.5 billion], 10-year redevelopment plan for the corporate headquarters of Swiss pharmaceuticals company Roche in Basel.
The investment will fund the construction of a new research and development centre for around 1,900 employees, a state-of-the-art office building for up to 1,700 employees, upgrading of infrastructure and renovating the historic office building designed by Swiss architect Otto R. Salvisberg.
Many of the existing office and laboratory buildings no longer meet present-day requirements for modern, sustainable workplaces and need to be removed. Furthermore, even after staff move into Building 1 - already under construction - at the end of next year, around one-third of the 9,000 staff who work in Basel will still be in rented properties around the city. Herzog & de Meuron's development pla