Gallery: Energy-Efficient Statoil Headquarters boasts an energy class B...

Global energy (read oil and gas) company Statoilis housed within an energy-efficient headquarters in Fornebu, Norway. Designed by A-Lab, the Statoil Headquarters is composed of a series of 5 rectangular prefabricated volumes stacked on top of one another. The cantilevered design works to minimize the overall building footprint, while the high-performance facade minimizes energy use. The center of the volume features an arching glazed roof that creates a massive central atrium that functions as the heart of the building.

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