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Surface, snow and light: design of the new Pulkovo Terminal 2 roof

The engineers and architect behind the award-winning Terminal 2 at Pulkovo Airport in St. Petersburg, Russia, describe the design ambitions, challenges posed by snow, modelling techniques and innovative structural solutions that resulted in the terminal’s folded, angular roof.

Author(s): S. Mills (Ramboll), K. Hares (Ramboll) & C. Crombie (Grimshaw Architects)