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    E landscaping at District C

E landscaping at District C


Alcantara Stone has contributed in this fascinating project of Teléfonica, bringing its unique natural stone products such as the Alcantara Black® used in landscape areas of this impressive complex.

Due to the exposure of materials used to the various weather adverse throughout the year, as well as the constant contact from them with water, the physical-mechanical characteristics of used materials should be as high as possible, point where this material has an outstanding rating.

The Fuencarral district, in the Castellana extension north of Madrid, has been the chosen site by Telefonica group of Spain for developing the draft of its new Corporate Headquarters: the District of Communication or District C.

Over a total of 200,000 square meters above ground and so many others under the soil, was conceived, designed and located in this project, whose background trying to make a new work culture, where space and technology are geared to promoting the work and relationships of 14,000 people.


  • Project: E landscaping of District C
  • Location: Madrid, Spain
  • Promotors: Telefónica
  • Architect: Rafael de La-Hoz
  • Management: Bovis Lend Lease
  • Contractor: FCC Construcción / Dragados


Pieces of Alcantara Black® in flamed finish as description and work requirements:

Qty. Uts. Description
69,965 Sqft. of pieces for walls made in 100x30x3 cm. Alcantara Black® flamed finished
1,640 Ft. staircase of footprint ladder in 100x33x3 cm. made of Alcantara Black® flamed finished
492 Ft. of special solid elements for the water channels and the lake made in Alcantara Black® flamed finished

Materials involved



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First working stages and manufacturing process, with photos and explanations, related videos, PDF's or links to other publications and information.

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