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High Performance Sports Center - Centro de Alto Rendimento de Surf, PT

Location: Viana do Castelo - Portugal


Name: Centro de Alto Rendimento de Surf

Architect: Branco Cavaleiro, Arquitectos

Installer: O Setenta

Photography: José Campos


  • JE - Straight perimetral system with thermal break
  • OS  – Minimalist sliding system
  • FC  - Curtain walls and covering systems
  • PS  - Intensive use jamb door system

Branco Cavaleiro Architects are the authors of this 1000m2 high performance sports center dedicated to nautical activities. Collective equipments are known to be subjected to high levels of usability stress thus the selection of materials is of upmost importance and relevance in order to promote sustainable design. Several window frame systems by Sosoares Euro 2000 were carefully selected to this project acknowledging its durability and excellent functional and energétic capacities with CE certification.