In the new Canary Wharf Crossrail Station and shopping centre in London’s Canary Wharf is designed by Foster + Partners, an unusual shell-shaped roof covers the whole building, with a number of openings in the middle part to permit natural irrigation of the rooftop garden and provide panoramic views on the sides.
On the occasion of the recent inauguration of Zaha Hadid Architects’s maritime terminal in Salerno, we take a look at projects and constructions built for transportation of all kinds covered in the pages of Floornature.
In Extremadura, where the city ends and constructions grow sparser, the landscape is as grey and rocky as concrete. Design has a role to play even in places like this, according to Isabel Amores and Modesto García, founders of ISMO Arquitectura.
Oculus, the new World Trade Center Transportation Hub designed by architect Santiago Calatrava, was inaugurated on March 3. The new station is located to the east of where the Twin Towers used to stand, and will be the third most important station in the city of New York.
The railway stations in Japan's major cities are excellent business cards for the country, absolutely perfect in terms of both functioning and architectural aesthetics, suspended between the past and the future.
The Transfer Terminal at Arnhem Central Station, designed by UNStudio, has been completed: an ambitious project intended to make Arnhem a major transportation hub joining Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium.
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