EACSN Architecture Studio | Madrid, Spain - Forensic Institute
Instituto de Medicina Legal

Forensic Institute
Madrid, Spain. 2010

Developer: Campus de la Justicia de Madrid
Project: Alejandro Zaera Polo
Supervision of construction: EACSN S.L.
Mechanical and electrical: JG Ingenieros
Contractor: UTE Medicina Legal

Budget: 19,38 M €
Built area: 13.536 m2
Completion date: April 2010

The Instituto de Medicina Legal (Forensic Institute), is part of the Nuevo Campus de la Justicia de Madrid (New Justice Campus of Madrid) located in Valdebebas, near Terminal 4 of Barajas Airport. The new IML will replace the actual facilities of the Forensic Institute.

Wok done by EACSN for contractor UTE MEDICINA LEGAL, comprised the supervision of construction of the project by architect Alejandro Zaera Polo.

The envelope skin of the building, formed by external and internal spherical surfaces toped with a torus, encloses 8 circular floors where the different departments are distributed, plus a mechanical plant on top.
A circular skylight within the internal sphere covers the central atrium which encloses the distribution hub for main circulations, in public access floors.

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