Articles tagged Transportation

House 33 by Marchi Architects. Photo Fernando Guerra
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House 33 by Marchi Architects lives out of the Symbioz car

FRANCE – Going past the point of mere admiration and infatuation, the architects design a residence where the car is fully-integrated in the day-to-day occupations of its inhabitants.

Tower of Power by Göbl Architektur. Photos Bruno Klomfar
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Göbl Architektur installs a self-sufficient power source for electric vehicles

VIENNA – The Tower of Power is a direct consequence of contemporary society's increased interest in electric vehicles.

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Parking Garage by dJGA and Modulo Architects. Photos Lievan van Landschoot
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Modulo and dJGA carve a canyon for a meandering parking garage

Brussels – Generally damp, unattractive and cast in concrete, the typology of the car park usually conjures up images of 1950s brutalist volumes of necessity that obscure the skyline.

IJhal by Wiel Arets Architects. Photos Jan Bitter
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Wiel Arets Architects uses mirrored elements to reflect the fluctuations of the water

AMSTERDAM – Amongst the restorations and extensions to the Dutch capital’s main train station, the IJ Hall sits at the northern-most point of the building under a canopy designed as …

PEM Vitré by Tetrarc. Photos Stephane Chalmeau / Thomas Vittu / Celine Lejamtel
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Tetrarc's respectful footbridge observes the town’s historical architecture

VITRÉ – The Pole d’Echange Multimodal (a sort of ‘transport system’) connects the local SNCF train station with the centre of a quaint medieval town.

Utrecht Central Station by Benthem Crouwel Architects. Photos Jannes Linders
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Benthem Crouwel Architects' undulating steel waves entice more travellers

UTRECHT – The largest and busiest train station in the Netherlands has tripled in size and is now significantly more prepared to serve the expected increase in commuters.

Sportpark Willem-Alexander by MoederscheimMoonen Architects. Photos Ronald Tilleman/Dedots
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MoederscheimMoonen Architects builds a sports park that literally connects separated neighbours

SCHIEDAM – A complex of football pitches, handball courts and indoor sports accommodation straddles the A4 motorway between Delft and Schiedam in the west of the Netherlands.

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UNStudio's spiralling column 'helix' forms Arnhem's inviting station hall

ARNHEM – The Arnhem station floats again to the fore as the frontline subject of an app which goes hand-in-hand with the publication.

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Two structures united in the need for admiration.
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A fin-shaped tower erected by SOM lets the US Air Force fly high

COLORADO – Ladies and gentlemen, we would like to invite you to the greatest force that has ever existed, the US Air Force. Stay with us to marvel at architectural wonders of the military world.

Perforated copper cladding and angular pillars convey an elegant futurism.
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JKMM accelerates the dynamic of a transportation hub

LAHTI – A historic rail station in southern Finland gets a polished update to form a closer link to the city.

The undulating roof of the departure hall evokes Doha’s physical topography.
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HOK designs monumental new airport for Doha

DOHA – Hamad International Airport serves as Qatar’s new 'gateway to the world' to meet the demands of the capital city’s ongoing economic growth.

Clay models help the designers to see if their ideas will work in reality.
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BMW 7 Series by BMW

'Luxury is about choice,' says Adrian van Hooydonk, senior vice president of BMW Group Design as we take in the new BMW 7 Series during its sneak preview in Munich. 'We're now offering more choice …