COR-TEN® in architecture

Take a look at these inspiring examples to see how architects have used COR-TEN® in their projects.

Helsingør Power Plant

Helsingør Power Plant´s new headquarters comprises the Cube and Operating Facilities, two buildings that will stand adjacent to the power plant with its distinctive architecture. The Cube is a rusty-red building clad in COR-TEN® steel that corresponds with the colors of the surroundings.

The Audenasa Headquaters uses COR-TEN® steel

Audenasa Headquarters

Two concrete slabs wrap the steel lattice COR-TEN® Steel to the South and reused tire blocks to the North. The image of the set aims to establish close links to infrastructures linked to movement and transport …
Amsterdam Klaprozenweg uses COR-TEN® steel

Amsterdam Klaprozenweg

The owners of this home on Klaprozenweg in Amsterdam-Noord wanted a robust, durable and affordable home. Inspired by the industrial character of the environment …
Hackney Backhouse uses COR-TEN® steel

Hackney Backhouse

A new family home for a constrained back garden site in a Hackney Conservation Area. The house has a refined materials palette of ochre brickwork, anodised aluminium windows, COR-TEN® steel …
Broadcasting Place

Broadcasting Place

Broadcasting Place is a striking mixed-use development close to Leeds city centre. A public/private partnership for property group Downing and Leeds Beckett University …
Design Museum Holon

Design Museum Holon

Israel’s first museum dedicated to Design – harbours the dynamic play between a series of internal, box-like gallery spaces on different levels, and six ribbons of COR-TEN® steel ...
Layered Gallery

Layered Gallery

The private gallery for an art collector provides a space to view and sort parts of the collection prior to hanging in the rest of the house. Conceived as part of the garden …
COR-TEN® - Sittelandskap


Akershuskaia is a meeting place for people of all ages. The new outdoor furniture provides a space for children’s play, socializing and relaxation with views to the sea and Oslo’s maritime surroundings ...
Studio Furillen

Studio Furillen

At Studio Furillen, there are studio and gallery spaces, areas for photography and film recording, material rooms, a library, writing places, a kitchen, separate kitchenettes …
Kemenes Volcano Visitor Centre

Kemenes Volcano Visitor Centre

We wanted to capture the true substance of the location. According to our concept, the raw materials, the homogeneous grey of the concrete, the lava inspired colour of the COR-TEN® steel, and the flue-like arrangement …

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