Looks like the interior of Apple Campus 2
New Apple campus in San Jose, the erection of which for three years he worked more than five thousand masters and working, almost ready for commissioning. The Grand opening will take place in early 2017, but the opportunity to assess the work we have now.
Exclusive series of pictures from the field, revealing many new details about construction, shared French publication MacGeneration. At the disposal of journalists were not only photos of the exterior but also the interior decoration, including the main atrium, a café for staff and the so-called green zone.
Equipped with its own solar farm, Apple Campus 2 has become one of the most Autonomous and, moreover, safe for the environment objects. In this regard, the designers decided to equip it with panoramic Windows and a glass roof. This solution not only looks aesthetically pleasing, but also able to provide almost all the building in natural light, saving hundreds of gigawatts of electricity.
Innate perfectionism of Steve jobs who hated compromises and concessions have been transferred to the designers and workers. The decoration of the campus there will be no visible bolt or unnatural holes. Everything has to look as holistically and naturally.
Most of the interior space of the campus will occupy the green zone. Especially for this in the Botanical gardens of California was planted a few hundred trees, which are subsequently transported to the place of permanent deployment. As can be seen, the preliminary work for the extraction and collection of plants has already begun.
Work on the construction of the campus began in November 2013 and will last for several weeks. Tentative date of commissioning is first quarter of 2017. Initially, the building will be transferred employees and, subsequently, the top management. The total cost of construction was about 5 billion U.S. dollars.