NIPCO Factory
Karaj, Iran
Located on an industrial estate near Karaj, this factory produces certain plastic composite parts for the automobile industry. The production hall of 5,800 square metres has a prefabricated steel structure with a curved roof. The administration building (1,400 square metres), adjacent to the plant, has a façade consisting of parallel steel pipes in front of a glass curtain wall.

Source: Aga Khan Trust for Culture

See also:

"NIPCO Factory". Website of EBA (Experimental Branch of Architecture). http://www.ebarchitects.com/projects/002/index.html. [Accessed December 20, 2006]
Location
Eshtehard Industrial City, Karaj, Iran
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Associated Collections
Events
1998-2000
Dimensions
Ground floor area: 5,700 m² ; total site area: 18,000 m²
Variant Names
NIPCO Factory
N.I.P.C.O. Factory
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Building Usages
factory
industrial
Keywords
Aga Khan Award for Architecture Shortlisted Project