• Airport Extension

    Extension Airport
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    • Airport Extension

      Our proposal for a new terminal at the Airport of Geneva consists of a long, floating, transparent volume that frees the ground level as much as possible and is supported on both sides by a set of massive, vertical volumes.

      The volume has two levels of departure gates and an arrival gate is located under the departure gate volume. Along the horizontal terminal, the vertical volumes contain all of the vertical circulation as well as the commercial functions, toilets and access to the planes. Where the airplanes taxi, these volumes are placed at equal intervals while on the other side, they follow rules of functional surface and distances of construction possibilities.

      Our proposal for a new terminal at the Airport of Geneva consists of a long, floating, transparent volume that frees the ground level as much as possible and is supported on both sides by a …

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    • © XDGA
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    • © XDGA
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    • 2011141 Airport Extension

      competition,

      CityGeneva

      ProgramExtension for International Airport Terminal

      Year2011

      Procedurecompetition

      ClientGeneva International Airport

      Total floor area37.567 m²

      Budget183.000.000 €

      ArchitectsXDGA, with partner architect Bureau Dan Budik

      Structural engineerErnst Basler & Partner

      Mechanical engineerErnst Basler & Partner