Kimmel-Eshkolot Architects to Design Intelligence HQ in Israel

26 July 2010 (Last Updated July 26th, 2010 18:30)

Israeli practice Kimmel-Eshkolot Architects has been selected to design the new intelligence corps campus in Be'er Sheva, Israel. A joint venture of the Israel Defence Forces and the Rashi Foundation, the building will be located on a 74-acre plot near Ben-Gurion University. <

Israeli practice Kimmel-Eshkolot Architects has been selected to design the new intelligence corps campus in Be'er Sheva, Israel.

A joint venture of the Israel Defence Forces and the Rashi Foundation, the building will be located on a 74-acre plot near Ben-Gurion University.

The campus will feature new training facilities as well as an educational community centre for local residents.

The building will include classrooms and dormitory-style residential facilities to house over 450 cadets and staff while the central building will house a dining room, cafeteria and offices.

The practice incorporates many green elements in the design, according to Israeli site haaretz.com.