New York Governor Andrew Cuomo pushes for large-scale renovation of Manhattan’s Pennsylvania Station. The first phase of his $1.6 billion plan to revamp the “overcrowded, decrepit and claustrophobic” building into a more spacious and high-tech transit hub is designed by Skidmore Owings & Merrill (SOM).
King’s Cross station transformation receives two honours at London Planning Awards. The building was awarded “Best Project Five Years On” and “Mayors Award for Planning Excellence”.
This crucial redevelopment transformed King’s Cross into a 21st-century station, fully equipped to meet future passenger demand upward of 55 million people, while honouring the station’s Victorian history.
German Railway Station Architecture, Photos, Architects, News, Projects, Designs German Railway Station Buildings Bahnhof Developments in Germany – Neue Deutsche Architektur: Rail Transport Architecture page updated 11 Oct 2017 German Railway Stations Key Architecture Projects online, alphabetical: The Bayerischer Bahnhof Date built: 1842 Design: Christian August Eduard Pötzsch, Architect photo © webbaviation Bayerischer Bahnhof Berlin…
Hungerburg funicular railway design by Zaha Hadid Architects – four new stations and a cable-stayed suspension bridge over a river – celebrates its 10th anniversary. “These stations are the global benchmark for the use of double-curvature glass in construction” said the architect.
More than a light rail station, the building design by LMN Architects knits together transportation modalities from bike to bus to pedestrians to trains. A unified solution is formed at a problematic street intersection, one of the busiest in Seattle.
Architects: BIAD Office 3A7
The program for Hangzhou International Expo Center include a conference centre, exhibition spaces, restaurants, travel, hotel, commercial, and office spaces, which makes it a truly diverse urban complex.
Designs for the refurbishment and extension of the Ourense FFCC Station in Galicia, Spain, by Foster + Partners and Juan Cabanelas have been unveiled.
Design: Qing-X Architectural Studio
Beijing Subway Fang Shan Line, connecting with Line 9 at Guo Gong Zhuang station, in Feng Tai district, to Liang Xiang Su Zhuang, in Fang Shan district, Beijing, has 11 stations in total with 9 above-grounds and 2 undergrounds.
Design: Architectural design and Research Institute of SCUT
Winning the bid for Asia Game 2010 offered Guangzhou an opportunity to “upgrade the landmark”. What we decided to do was to optimize the environment with elements of artificial landscape, in order to gradually repair the public spaces.
Design: Zaha Hadid Architects
The new rail station at Napoli Afragola is designed as one of southern Italy’s key interchange stations serving four high speed intercity lines, three inter-regional lines and a local commuter line.
Design: JDAP Design-Architecture-Planning, Architects
Mumbai’s suburban railway system carries over 7 million passengers daily and is one of the busiest commuter rail networks in the world. The overground railway lines that cut through the city, form quite literally the framework upon which the city has been built over the years.
Copenhagen Railway Station, Architecture, Building, Photos, Architect, Date, Image Hovedbanestation København, Danmark Main Railway Station in Copenhagen – Famous Danish Building page updated 31 Aug 2017 Copenhagen Railway Station Hovedbanegaarden New photos of Københavns Hovedbanegård: photographs © Adrian Welch Location: city centre / Inder By Date: 1904-11 Heinrich Wenck Architect General photos: photos © Adrian…
Euston Station High Speed 2 building news
WilkinsonEyre replaces Grimshaw on HS2 package of work for the concept design of Euston Station. Grimshaw and Arup had been leading the design work on the new London terminus for the multibillion pound rail link.