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Oriente Station – Lisbon, Portugal

Posted in Built by Trey Dondrea on August 31, 2010

Building: Oriente Station
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Completion: 1998
Architect: Santiago Calatrava
Engineer: Calatrava

AE Interest: Serves as a hub for many different kinds of transport: airplane, train, taxi, and bus; “folding” network of concrete pillars are analogous to palm trees; joins two major regions of Lisbon with railway tracks on the bridging structure.
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