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BIG, with Tyrens &Kragh & Berglund has unveiled the proposal for Vasteras Travel Center
United Kingdom Architecture News - Jun 9, 2015 - 10:16 9662 views
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BIG, in collaboration with Tyrens, and Kragh & Berglund has unveiled the proposal for Västerås Travel Center - a new transportation hub that sits in the middle of Västerås, one of Sweden's largest cities. Rather than an infrastructural node for public transportation, the new Västerås Travel Center is shaped by the flow of people and public life, turning infrastructural necessities into opportunities for social interaction:The 17-acre project is part of the ambitious long-term urban redevelopment ''3B-Build Away The Barriers'' that seeks to redesign the area surrounding the railway station,reconnecting it to the City of Västerås.
Client: Vasteras City,Jernhusen AB, KL Overn AB
Status: In Progress
Partners in Charge: Bjarke Ingels, David Zahle
Project Leader: Kamilla Heskje
Team Phase Two: Johan Bergstrom, Megan Cumming, Teodor Cristian Fratila, Malgorzata Mutkowska, Loana Fartadi Scurtu, Magnus Garwoll, Nicolas Millot, Perle Van de Wyngaert, Andreas Klok Pedersen, Finn Norkjaer, Tobias Hjortdal.
Team Phase One: Andreas Klok Pedersen, Oscar Abrahamsson, Nicolas Millot, Camila Luise de Andrade Stadler, Gwendoline Eveillard, Franck Fdida, Giedrius Mamavicius.
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