The Salzburg Airportcenter is a service building erected near the city airport. More and more is the need of locating such buildings near airports. The most visible part of the building consists of three "fuselages" which contain the hotel: Focchi concent
The project location and the need to avoid interferences between airborne instrumentation and ground controls required a specific study of the external curtain walls. The three main aims required by the engineer and architect were: to achieve a noise reduction of more than 39 dB; to achieve radar reflection of less than 20 dB; from an architectural point of view, to avoid the external aluminium frame; an innovative structural silicone walling system was designed to absorb radar waves.
Panorami "radar" absorbing curtain walling
Achammer Tritthart Partner
The architectural and engineering company ATP Achammer-Tritthart & Partners is an integrated design corporation, which successfully manages to compete with an innovative firm structure and service ethic in the increasingly complex planning and construction processes.