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|Fuchu Municipal School Meal Service Center
Japan's largest, innovative three-tiered urban school lunch center
|Fuchu City, Tokyo
|Schematic and Detail Design : Aug-2014 to Nov-2015
Construction supervision* : Apr-2016 to Aug-2017
The largest and most innovative three-tiered urban school lunch center in Japan
Making full use of the know-how accumulated through our extensive experience in designing and supervising school lunch centers, we have carried out basic conceptualization, basic and detail design, and construction supervision for the Fuchu Municipal School Lunch Center.
Fuchu City, with a population of approximately 260,000, is a representative suburban satellite city in the Tama region of Tokyo. This facility is the largest school lunch center in Japan (capable of providing a total of 22,000 meals/day to all municipal elementary and junior high schools in Fuchu City [22 elementary schools and 11 junior high schools]).
The center is a pioneer of the comprehensive "urban school lunch center" concept, with a three-tiered structure - due to the limited site conditions in an urban area - a compact design, maximum efficiency in work flow for cooking, a food education function that allows public access and tasting, and energy-saving and environmental education functions such as a cogeneration system.
Photo: Curtain wall in the second-floor cooking lab, the face of the facility, where nutrition education activities are open to the community.
Photo: Large space with a replacement air-conditioning system is excellent both as a cooking work space and for field trips.
Photo: The second-floor cooking lab, a facility for citizen use, is a bright space with a view of the cherry trees along Stadium Avenue.
Photo: An exciting space is created with vitamin colors corresponding to the cooking area that can be seen.
Pacific Consultants boasts an extensive track record in Japan and overseas as a pioneer in comprehensive construction consulting. Our consultants are ready to respond extensively based on the latest information to any questions from order placement representatives.