Mejlgade 55B, 2nd floor
8000 Aarhus C
+45 8230 4095
European Spallation Source (ESS) in Lund is Europes new multidisciplinary state-of-the-art research facility of nuclear research. To solve the challenges of securing the modern facilities without compromising the recreative areas SLA designed a varied landscape which, instead of using fences, barbed wire or walls, guards the area by means of plants, wetlands and drops in the terrain.
Service Landscape design
Location Lund, Sweden
Type Winner, Competition by invitation only
Client ESS AB (European Spallation Society)
Design period 2012
Area 76 ha.
Partner Henning Larsen Architects, COBE, NNE Pharmaplan, Buro Happold, Transsolar