Changsha Huanghua International Airport Terminal
Design for Maximum flexibility and changing operational technology the terminal building is both modern and traditional. The arrangement of the major roof element achieves an ascending form that recalls traditional Chinese architecture. The clear view through ticketing area atrium creates a sense of openness giving passengers clear views of the aircraft parked beyond.
Emphasis in the design was placed on pedestrian flow and ease by which they travel through the terminal. A combination of ‘high-tech’ stylized components such as concrete structures, aluminium cladding, glass vaults and windows were utilised to achieve a state–of–art facility.