Slovene architecture

Demonstration and education center Knauf Insulation Experience Center

Protim Ržišnik Perc d.o.o. / 2018
LOCATION: Trata 32, 4220 Škofja Loka

The Knauf Insulation Experience Center (KIEXC), located in Škofja Loka, is owned by Knauf Insulation Company. The building was designed from the very beginning to demonstrate the company’s pioneering approach to the future of sustainable construction.

KIEXC is the first newly built building in Slovenia to be awarded the platinum DGNB certificate. It is also a pilot project for the European Union framework for sustainable construction, called Level(s), and Slovenia’s first certified Active House.

Object information

Construction year
2018
Object size
433 m2
Area size
880 m2
Investment
1.400.000 €
Energy Performance Certificate
A

Technical team

Architects
Andrej Ržišnik, Petra Spaić, Urška Pollak, Eva Rajšter
Interior designers
Alja Klančnik
Landscape architects
Špela Kragelj Bračko
Photographers
Mechanical engineers
Andrej Pureber, Tomaž Kalan
Electrical engineers
Gregor Bavdaž
Construction engineers
Robert Premrov
Others
Rok Ahačič, Lucijana Radošević

Manufacturers and Suppliers

Main contractor
Adaptacije Vrhunec d.o.o.
Facade
Al Dekor d.o.o., Knauf Insulation d.o.o.
Construction material