Maintenance Hangar 1, Munich Airport

Munich, Germany
Munich, Germany
Flughafen München GmbH
Planning period
1989 – 1991
Construction period
1990 – 1991
Gross floor area
37.000 m²
Gross building volume
892.000 m³
SSF Services
general planning

The assigned alternative offer aimed at creating a clear design link to the famous prestressed concrete hall in Frankfurt as element of Lufthansa’s corporate identity, implemented according to today’s knowledge as a filigree steel construction. A remarkable aspect are the immense roof loads resulting from the use of several telescope platforms. Nonetheless, the roof’s load-bearing structure should reflect a particular optical lightness.