Matimex interview Eduardo Merello, architect of The Medical and Welfare Centre Milenium Alcobendas of Sanitas.1. Let us to know you better:Name and Surname:Eduardo Merello Godino, architect member of EACSNResidence:MadridMain career accomplishment:The main field of EACSN Studio is the medical care architecture. We have been working on this kind of architecture since the beginning of our career, more than 25 years, both individually as a member of other team. Our scope of work covers the whole country of Spain, as well as other countries such as Angola, Belize, Malawi, Panama, …Other fields are residential architecture, offices, laboratories, telecommunication centers and other industrial buildings.We are a team which core is formed by the architects Victor de las Casas Zabala, Eduardo Fernández Inglada, Eduardo Merello Godino and Javier Lacasa Lloréns.Young professionals have been gradually incorporating to this initial structure, whom we formed and try to pass on our experience and our way of working, based on client agreement, the values of architecture and developing the best project possible, from all aspects.Important Projects in which we were involved:Within the medical care architecture field, we have done the following projects and the supervision of these projects:Basic Project and Execution of The New Hospital from Alcañiz (Teruel), SALUDReform Project of Hospital of the Red Cross (Madrid) SERMASReform Project and Extension of Arenas Hospital from San Pedro (Ávila). SACYLProject and TechnicalProject Management of Ávila Hospital. (SACYL)Project andTechnicalProject Management of Parla Hospital (Madrid). Sacyr, SERMAS.Project andTechnicalProject Management of Coslada Hospital (Madrid). Sacyr, SERMAS.Project andTechnicalProject Management of Valdemoro Hospital(Madrid). Sacyr, SERMAS.Project andTechnicalProject Management of Milenium Medical Center in Alcobendas (Madrid), SANITASProject andTechnicalProject Management of L’Horta Hospital– Manises (Valencia). SANITAS, to Consellería de Sanitat de la Generalitat ValencianaOther projects:Technical Project Management of the Legal Medicine Institute located in Justice’s Campus (Madrid) CJM.Execution Project of 69 residential buildings in Andratx (Mallorca).…2.¿What is your vision of what a customer is looking for or want to find in a building oriented to ecological and environmental issues? My impression at first is that a customer is always willing to be very environmentally friendly but when it involves higher cost of the work, he becomes a bit more conservative. At this point is when we should show to the technical customer that investment, in these concepts, is very quickly diluted in the life of the building, and in a long term it pays off. It is not always easy, especially in this current economic crisis.3.One of the added values
- Matimex interview Eduardo Merello, architect of The Medical and Welfare Centre Milenium Alcobendas of Sanitas.