SKETCH DESIGN COMPETITION
“THE VISUAL IMAGE OF THE FUTURE AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL TOWER FOR RIGA AIRPORT”
ID No LGS 2017/54
THE AIM OF THE COMPETITION - to obtain a high-quality architectural solution and a functionally well-developed sketch design which would meet the requirements set out in the Brief and the Designing Programme for the Riga Airport Air Traffic Control Tower.
THE COMPETITION SITE AND OBJECT - the Riga Airport Air Traffic Control Tower and the adjoining territory located in the territory of Riga International Airport, in Mārupe Municipality.
THE SUBJECT OF THE COMPETITION - the construction idea proposing a complex future vision for the Riga Airport Air Traffic Control Tower and integrated development of the territory. The construction idea/sketch design should include the architectural solutions for the object “The Riga Airport Air Traffic Control Tower” and the master plan concept for the overall development of the territory respecting the urban situation, hereinafter – the Competition Object. The construction idea/sketch design shall be further used as a basis for elaboration of the respective construction design.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING THE PROPOSALS: 12 MARCH 2018
THE COMMISSIONER OF THE COMPETITION - State JSC Latvijas gaisa satiksme (LGS)
The total amount of prize money of the Competition: EUR 80 000
• First prize winner – EUR 40 000
• Second prize winner – EUR 20 000
• Third prize winner – EUR 10 000
• Two consolation prizes in the amount of 5 000 each.
To receive a full set of the Competition documents (including the Designing Programme and its appendices), the Participants of the Competition shall register. A link to the full set of the Competition documents where they can be downloaded will be sent to the Participants of the Competition within 3 (three) business days after the registration.
The time of the site visit: 9 January 2018, at 12 a.m.
THE JURY OF THE COMPETITION will include internationally recognized leading specialists from Great Britain, Norway and Latvia in the relevant area - architects, urban planners, civil engineers, Representatives from the Latvian Architects' Association, Construction Board of Mārupe Municipality, SJSC RIGA International Airport and the Organizer of the Competition SJSC LGS.
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