Sal Gecas

Sal Gecas

New York, NY, US


Shenzhen International Airport Terminal 3. STUDIO FUKSAS

500,000 sq. meters new Terminal at Shemzhen Bao'an International Airport.  2008 - 2013

Terminal that will facilitate the travels of 43 million passengers every year.

59 boarding gates.

The concept of the plan for the airport was inspired by a fish, the manta ray, which breathes and changes its own shape, undergoes variations and turns into a bird to celebrate the emotion and fantasy of a flight. The airport has been created in the mold of an organic form and plan, both showing how strongly nature has inspired the design.

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Status: Built
Location: Shenzhen, China.
My Role: Under supervision of Massimiliano and Doriana Fuksas, Senior Project architect, Project Leader at Design Development phase, Realization Project manager, Construction administration, Site supervision.
Additional Credits: BIAD - Beijing Institute of Architectural design.
China State Construction Engineering Corporation, Beijing
Knippers Helbig Engineering, Stutgart, NY.