The EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg is composed of cross-border and binational characteristics that strongly determine its functional layout, architecture and urban aspects. The creation of a train station in the airport required to develop new public infrastructures. Instead of building a new installation in front of the airport, we propose to create a big triangular plaza offering a panorama on the Rhine valley that reminds why the region is named “The Three Borders”.


setec performs the following tasks within the competition:

• Flow study
• Passenger study
• Vehicles,
• Airport personnel,
• Functional diagram of the city-side area,
• Design of the parkings and external networks
• Land and commercial development
• Bill of quantities
• Construction phasing


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