Photo courtesy of Foster + Partners

Solution

Tocumen International Airport

Panama City, Panama

Market: Airport

Client

Foster + Partners

Photo courtesy of Foster + Partners

The new South Terminal Building at Tocumen International Airport is 666 m long, 25 m high, encloses 75,000 m2 of space, and is separated into five zones by seismic joints. Zone 3 is a triangle shaped four-story, reinforced concrete/steel structure with dimensions of 162 m X 145 m. SGH collaborated with Foster + Partners, architect/engineer for the project, to analyze Zone 3 and design the long span roof structure.