Reception Held to Commemorate the Opening of the Nikken Sekkei Barcelona Office

2016.10.26

The Nikken Sekkei Europe Barcelona Office (Barcelona Office) was established when Nikken Sekkei’ participated in the international design competition for the renovation and expansion of the Camp Nou 2015. This September the office was relocated to Avinguda Diagonal and is now in full operation. On October 24, a reception commemorating the opening of the Barcelona Office was held at the Hotel Rey Juan Carlos I in Barcelona, Spain, with the attendance of some 120 people including FC Barcelona. Congratulatory words on behalf of the distinguished guests were given by Consul General Naoto Watanabe of the Japanese Consulate General in Barcelona, Spain, and Espai Barça Commissioner Jordi Moix, FC Barcelona.
This office will be the strategic base for the Nikken Group, covering all of Western Europe.

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From the left, Uchiyama(Branch Manager, Nikken Sekkei), FCB Vice President Cardoner, Kamei(President, Nikken Sekkei), Consul General of Japan Watanabe, FCB Board Member Vilanova, Commissioner Moix

At the ceremony

●Barcelona Office Overview

Barcelona Office on Avinguda Diagonal

Name: NIKKEN SEKKEI EUROPE Barcelona
            (registered name: NIKKEN SEKKEI Ltd., Sucursal en Espana)
Address: Av. Diagonal 682, 08034, Barcelona, Spain
Branch Manager: Yoshiyuki Uchiyama (Senior Expert, Architectural Design Department)
Phone Number: +34 936 896 150
Fax Number: +34 932 002 180
Start of Operations: March 10, 2016

One of the world’s largest architectural design firms with over 2,500 professional staff, Nikken Sekkei and its eight Group companies offer comprehensive design, engineering, management, consulting and R&D services. Established in 1900, the company’s portfolio consists of over 20,000 projects in 40 countries. Its activities cover a wide spectrum of sustainable public and private endeavors including: new city design, high-density/mixed-use transit-oriented developments, super-high rise buildings, business parks, offices and facilities for commercial, cultural, educational and healthcare use. Nikken is headquartered in Tokyo and maintains branch offices in China, Korea, Vietnam and the UAE.

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