An overview of successful building projects with MIGUA expansion joint covers

Skylink Airport Vienna

Skylink Airport Vienna

Vienna, Austria

Skylink Airport Vienna

Vienna, Austria

The airport Vienna-Schwechat is the biggest and most popular airport of Austria. It is the home airport and aviation hub of the Lufthansa subsidiary Austrian Airlines and the Air Berlin subsidiary NIKI.

It is located in the area of the city of Schwechat, south-east of Vienna. The airport provides a terminal with four check-in-areas and two runways. The airport is a logistic hub for flights particularly to Eastern Europe and to the Near East and the biggest employer in the Eastern region of Austria. 71 airlines connect the airport to 177 destinations in 69 countries worldwide. It is operated by the "Flughafen Wien AG", a listed company.

Installed meters of MIGUA expansion joint systems: 2194 m

MIGUA expansion joint systems mainly used: MIGUTAN

Hyderabad Metro Rail

Hyderabad, India

Hyderabad Metro Rail

Hyderabad, India

Hyderabad Metro Rail

Hyderabad, India

The project is divided into 6 phases: Phase 1 starts in 2015 and phase 6 presumably ends in 2017. During this time, a railway route of about 157 km will be build. After its planned completion in 2017, the Hyderabad Rail is the biggest regional railway of the world.

In 2013, the project has been elected as one of the top 100 strategic global infrastructure projects by the Global Infrastructure Leadership Forum in New York Apart from that, it is said to be the worldwide biggest project in the scope of a public-private partnership. The official cost estimate is about 2.4 billion US dollar.

Installed meters of MIGUA expansion joint systems so far: 7,500 m MIGUTRANS and 2,600 m MIGUTEC

MIGUA expansion joint systems mainly used: MIGUTRANS and MIGUTEC

Millenium Bridge

Millenium Bridge

London, England

Millenium Bridge

London, England

The Millenium Bridge is a pedestrian bridge over the river Thames in London. It connect the City of London on the Northern side with the Southwark district in the London Borough of Southwark on the South side. The bridge rests on two pillars and is divided into three sections with a length of 81, 144 and 108 meters (from North to South); the overall length of the bridge is 325 meters. Eight bearer cables can carry a weight of 2,000 tons, which means 5,000 people can be on the bridge at a time.

MIGUA expansion joint systems mainly used: Special design FS370, MIGUTRANS

Allianz Arena

Allianz Arena

Munich, Germany

Allianz Arena

Munich, Germany

The Allianz Arena, a stadium which opened in 2005, is the home of the Munich clubs FC Bayern and TSV 1860 and has been designed as an arena purely for football. In less than three years construction time, an arena with a unique architecture has been created. To this day, the Allianz arena in Munich is said to be the most modern stadium of Europe. The overall investments for the project were 340 million Euro. The stadium offer 71,137 places, completely roofed over, to football fans, as well as gastronomic areas. The overall covered area is about 73,900 m²

MIGUA expansion joint systems mainly used: MIGUTAN

Moët et Chandon

Moët et Chandon

Oiry, France

Moët et Chandon

Oiry, France

 

Moët et Chandon is one of the world-renowned luxury brands and is one of the finest among the champagnes. The high quality of the house also applies to the newly built production and logistics facility in Oiry, France. In the middle of the Champagne region, the large-scale production facility was built as the new home for the high quality champagne production.

To meet the high demands of the special industrial trucks which transport the precious sparkling wine, our custom-built MIGUTRANS profiles STS ES 160/16 were being applied. This particular MIGUTRANS profiles are characterized by their extremely high point loads.

MIGUA expansion joint systems mainly used: STS 160/16 ES MIGUTRANS 

Karolinska Hospital

Stockholm, Sweden

Karolinska Hospital

Stockholm, Sweden

Karolinska Hospital

Stockholm, Sweden

The Karolinksa University Hospital is the most important hospital in the area of Stockholm with a catchment area of about 2 million inhabitants. 15,000 employees and 2,100 scientists work there. This year, it received 1.26 billion Swedish Krona of research funds (about 136 million Euro). The turnover was 13.2 billion Krona (about 1,470 million Euro).

The Karolinksa University Hospital cooperates closely with the renowned Medical Karolinksa Institute. Several Nobel prizes for medicine already resulted from this cooperation.

Installed meters of MIGUA expansion joint systems so far:

480 m       Migupren MP420

350 m       Migutrans

50 m         Migutec

50 m         Migutan

Danube Centre, Vienna

Danube Centre, Vienna

Vienna, Austria

Danube Centre, Vienna

Vienna, Austria

For the city of Vienna, the Donau island is a leisure paradise with a high recreational value. Also located here is the second-biggest shopping centre of Austria, the Donau Zentrum. With an overall shopping area of about 130,000 m² and more than 260 shops, the elegant centre offers an interesting mixture of international brands and local dealers. The architectural attraction is the impressive air cushion façade. Behind the air cushions, LED light strips have been placed and the outer foil has been printed white with a silk screen process. During the daytime, light gets through the façade unfiltered, with a partly transparent, partly printed foil, and creates a bright and comfortable atmosphere. In the evenings, the LED lights put the façade into the limelight in a spectacular way.

Installed meters of MIGUA expansion joint systems so far: 1,300 m Migutan and 650 m MIGUTRANS.

In the scope of our 360° services, MIGUA has delivered the complete installation services, apart from the timely delivery of the products.

IBEROSTAR Rose Hall

Montego Bay, Jamaica

IBEROSTAR Rose Hall

Montego Bay, Jamaica

IBEROSTAR Rose Hall

Montego Bay, Jamaica

The hotel IBEROSTAR Rose Hall Beach is a luxurious 5-star hotel with an all-inclusive arrangement; a wonderful accommodation for all those who want to spend an unforgettable holiday with their family or their partner on Jamaica. Here, the guest have the opportunity to relax, do sports and experience nights full of music and dance. Apart from that, the nearby city centre of Rose Hall invited to get to know the traditional Jamaica life and to enjoy the multifaceted leisure activities of this beautiful place.

Installed meters of MIGUA expansion joint systems so far: 150 m

MIGUA expansion joint systems mainly used: MIGUTRANS

Audi Flagship Store

Audi Flagship Store

Berlin, Germany

Audi Flagship Store

Berlin, Germany

Audi is building its Berlin flagship store in the Adlershof. On the 25,000 m² estate between Rudower Chaussee and Ernst-Ruska-Ufer, the company invests about 30 million Euro. The first cut of the spade was made in June 2010. With selected guests, the third virtual showroom (after the showrooms in London and Peking) of the car manufacturer was opened. The "Cyberstore" does not have a lot to do with the popular online configurator. On floor-to-ceiling screens ("Powerwalls"), the customer can see, move and modify his dream car in 1:1 scale. There is a selection of fabrics, leather and materials available for this. On the first floor you can find 3D animations, complete with exhaust sound! And you can still enjoy a real-life test drive. The 375 square meter "Audi City" is linked to the Audi centre Charlottenburg.

City Bath of Gotha

City Bath of Gotha

Gotha, Germany

City Bath of Gotha

Gotha, Germany

The original city bath of Gotha has been planned and build by the head of the municipal planning and building, Wilhelm Goette, between 1905 and 1909. On 17th April 2014, it was reopened with a celebration, after being renovated thoroughly by the architects Veauthier Meyer, and was extended to twice of its current size. Before the Europe-wide competition in the year 2007, the bath had been closed for more than 20 years.

The extension of the historic city bath has a distinctive but modest architecture. The new building parts are lined up like a string of pearls on the West and East part of the historic swimming hall. Like a corona, the new building parts are connected to the adjacent old parts, and in the middle part, clearly emphasized, are cubic areas which mark special functions. This enables the adjacent old façades to be highlighted within the context of the tightly grouped surrounding buildings and this gives a distinctive form to the new building.

Airport Madrid Baraja

Airport Madrid Baraja

Madrid, Spain

Airport Madrid Baraja

Madrid, Spain

The Airport Madrid Barajas is the international airport of the Spanish capital Madrid. It is the biggest and most important aviation hub of Spain and, at the same time, the sixth-biggest airport of Europe. Madrid Barajas is also the most important European hub for flights to South America and home airport of the airlines Iberia, Air Europe and Air Pullmantur and a basis for Ryanair.

The passenger traffic of Barajas has increased continuously after the renovation in 1970. In 1960, it was 900,000 passengers whilst in 2007 the highest number that was reached was 52 million. On 4th July 2013, the airport celebrated its billionth passenger.

Installed meters of MIGUA expansion joint systems: 611 m

Expansion joint systems mainly used: MIGUTAN and MIGUTEC

City Tunnel Leipzig

Leipzig, Germany

City Tunnel Leipzig

Leipzig, Germany

City Tunnel Leipzig

Leipzig, Germany

The City Tunnel Leipzig is a railway project for transforming the rail passenger transport in the railway hub Leipzig. Centerpiece is a two-rail electrified main line, completed in 2013, which leads from "Leipzig Nord" to "Leipzig Bayerischer Bahnhof". It crosses under the city of Leipzig from the main station of Leipzig and the station Leipzig Bayerischer Bahnhof. This basically consists of two monorail tubes, 1438 m in length, and four underground stations. The projects comprises an overall length of 5.3 km, including ramps and south exit.

The construction works began in July 2003 and it was planned to be put into operation at the end of 2009. The tunnel was opened on 14th December 2013 with a celebration, and the scheduled service began on 15th December 2013. The costs of the project were about 960 million Euro.

Hyatt Beach Hotel

Hyatt Beach Hotel

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Hyatt Beach Hotel

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

he exclusive hotel is located on Saadiyat Island, directly at a 9 km long, natural, gently shelving beach white sand beach. Behind the hotel lie the spacious grounds of the Saadiyat Beach Golf Course, about 8 km from the city centre.

The hotel convinces with its modern ambience and clear, minimalistic design with Arabic style elements. A beautiful garden with tropic palms surrounds the hotel and ensures a relaxing atmosphere for its guests. 3 restaurants, 2 bars and a coffee lounge offer a fine selection of culinary delicacies.

Installed meters of MIGUA expansion joint systems: 1,950m

Expansion joint systems mainly used: MIGUTEC

Underground Station Fürth Hardhöhe

Underground Station Fürth Hardhöhe

Fürth, Germany

Underground Station Fürth Hardhöhe

Fürth, Germany

The construction works for the 187 long station started on June 28th 2005 and were executed in open design, with mixed-in-place-technique with subsequent closure of the excavation. A design competition was tendered by the design department of the Georg-Simon-Ohm High School which was won by the student Dong Guanni. With the help of the professors Ethelbert Hörmann and Ortwin Michl and the architect Werner Kittel of the Tiefbauamt Nürnberg (Civil Engineering Office), her design was realized, which reminds of the mirror manufacturing in Fürth.

Five light domes and the glass elevator provide the station with daylight which results in a bright and friendly atmosphere. The walls of the platform areas are not covered, in contrast to the mirror panels mounted, and the ceiling is painted blue. On the ceiling in the platform area, a folded structure with colourful patterns is installed, which reflects the incident light in the mirror panels. The viewer on the platform sees different colour patterns, depending on his point of view.

Station

Station "Wien Mitte"

Wien, Austria

Station "Wien Mitte"

Wien, Austria

The new station "Wien Mitte" (Vienna Centre) has a gross floor area of 150,000 m² and a maximum height of about 70 m. A shopping centre with about 30,000 m² and office areas of about 62,000 m² are part of the complex with the pioneering architecture.

The shopping centre was opened in April 2013. With 50 shops, it's Vienna's biggest inner city shopping centre and is marketed under the name "The Mall". The new "Finanzzentrum Wien-Mitte" (finance centre of Vienna) is also located in this building, which concentrates the seven existing tax offices of Vienna in this location.

On the roof of "Wien Mitte", a solar power station was build, with 1,424 panels and about 3,100 m² collector surface. It's the fifth and so far biggest citizen solar power station in Vienna and has been put into operation on 2nd December 2013.
According to the latest customer traffic counting of the ÖBB, this station is the busiest in Austria.

Installed meters of MIGUA expansion joint systems: 1240 m

Expansion joint systems mainly used: MIGUTAN and MIGUTRANS

Wembley Stadion

London, UK

Wembley Stadion

London, UK

Wembley Stadion

London, UK

The popular Wembley Stadium is located in the district of the same name in the Brent area. The stadium is mainly known for football games. It has been built from 2003 until 2007 after the old Wembley Stadium had been demolished; it takes up 90,000 spectators and has a characteristic 133 m high arc. The stadium is, after the Camp Nou in Barcelona, the second biggest football stadium in Europe.

Compared to the old Wembley Stadium, the new arena is twice as big and four times high. Instead of 39 steps, you now have to climb 107 steps form the field to reach the Royal Box.

The overall building costs (including financing and infrastructure) were, according to estimations, about 1.2 billion Euro.

Mall of Scandinavia

Stockholm, Sweden

Mall of Scandinavia

Stockholm, Sweden

Mall of Scandinavia

Stockholm, Sweden

With 250 shops, about 4,000 parking lots and 100,000 m² rentable area, the Mall of Scandinavia will be THE shopping paradise, only 7 car minutes from the centre of Stockholm. The Mall of Scandinavia will be a real landmark, not only for the Stockholm region, but throughout Scandinavia. In this mall, extraordinary concepts for entertainment, shopping or service are offered, far away from daily routine. The Mall of Scandinavia strikes out new way regarding architecture: Inspired by the four elements water, wind, fire and earth, the Wingårdh architecture agency has created an innovative surrounding which combines international flair with classic Scandinavian design.

Installed meters of MIGUA expansion joint systems so far: about 3,000 m MIGUTAB and about 1,000 m MIGUTRANS.

MIGUA expansion joint systems mainly used: MIGUTAN and MIGUTRANS

Groupama Arena Budapest

Groupama Arena Budapest

Budapest, Hungary

Groupama Arena Budapest

Budapest, Hungary

The Groupama Arena will be the most modern stadium of the Hungarian capital Budapest. It will be the new home of the football club Ferencváros Budapest, the so-called Green-Whites, and is currently build for about 45 million Euro with 23,700 places. It is planned that the new building is erected until August 2014 and then opened.

MIGUA expansion joint systems mainly used MIGUTRANS

St. Regis Hotel

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

St. Regis Hotel

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

St. Regis Hotel

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

he St. Regis Abu Dhabi is a landmark of Corniche and is located in the legendary Nation Towers. It offers sophisticated style combined with timeless traditions and is located only a few steps from the Federal National Council, the High Court and the subsidiaries of many companies.
The hotel, completely dedicated to luxurious living, offers 700 m² of conference area, plus a pool and the Rémede Spa.

Installed meters of MIGUA expansion joint systems: 1,575 m

Expansion joint systems mainly used: MIGUTAN and MIGUTEC

University Medical Centre Jena

University Medical Centre Jena

Jena, Germany

University Medical Centre Jena

Jena, Germany

he Universitätsklinikum Jena, the university hospital, is a public corporation and federated entity of the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena. As the only university hospital in Thuringia, it is responsible for a multitude of tasks regarding the patient treatment for a cross-state region as well as for research and training. For Jena and the surrounding rural area, it is the servicing hospital and meets all expectations regarding a modern, state-of-the-art hospital.

Goethe Galery

Goethe Galery

Jena, Germany

Goethe Galery

Jena, Germany

The shopping centre is separated into a huge bright passage with an oversized glass roof and a second part, a classic shopping centre. Distinctive for this shopping centre is that it is put into the gap between two huge building of a former glass factory, and the façades of this historic building are the inner walls of the big passage. The gastronomical areas are located in the centre of the passage. The main part has a great 360°-view. The passage is a public space which connects the historic areas of the city with the "new centre".

Hospital North Vienna

Vienna, Austria

Hospital North Vienna

Vienna, Austria

Hospital North Vienna

Vienna, Austria

he new hospital is built to service the 21st district of Vienna, Florisdorf, north of the river Donau, on the Brünner Straße 68-70 on the area of the former main shop of the ÖBB. Since 2010, the KAV transforms the industrial area of about 120,000 m² into a health care area.

On 30th April 2008 the EU started a two-staged architecture competition. The aim of the search was creative architecture solution with the focus on humanity and feel-good atmosphere. The competition was also open for small architecture agency without a long list of references.

Airport Cologne / Bonn

Airport Cologne / Bonn

Cologne, Germany

Airport Cologne / Bonn

Cologne, Germany

The airport of Cologne is an international airport and is located south of Cologne in Köln-Gregel and partly in Troisdorf. It is the aviation hub for the freight airlines UPS and FedEx and is also the home base of the airlines Germanwings and the regional airline Lufthansa CityLine.

The airport is the number 3 in the freight area and number 6 regarding the passenger traffic in Germany. It is on place 6 of the air freight transshipment ports in Europe.

Saxon Alley

Leipzig, Germany

Saxon Alley

Leipzig, Germany

Saxon Alley

Leipzig, Germany

With 115 shops and 1,000 free parking spaces, the Allee Center in the heart of Leipzig offers an attractive mixture of shops which shows trends in the areas fashion, consumer electronics and gift articles. Apart from that, the shopping centre offer an extensive range of services and is able to indulge its visitors with numerous gastronomical facilities.

Moses Mabhida Stadium

Durban, South Africa

Moses Mabhida Stadium

Durban, South Africa

Moses Mabhida Stadium

Durban, South Africa

The Moses Mabhida Stadium has an overall capacity of 70,000 places and is the second biggest of the five newly built football arenas for the Worldcup 2010 in South Africa. The stadium is one of the three that has been designed by the architecture agency Gerkan, Marg und Partner (gmp), located in Hamburg, Germany, for the 2010 World Cup. It is not only a location for the Worldcup, but is also an important part of the cultural and sportive life of the region KwaZulu-Natal due to its surrounding green areas.

The stadium, also jokingly called "carnivorous flower", is now the landmark of Durban and is compared with the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg and the Golden Gate Bridge. With attraction already planned during the construction phase, like Bungee jumping and the "Skycar", a train that brings passengers to a viewing platform on the carrier beam, it also offers attractions to visitors long after the Worldcup.

Installed meters of MIGUA expansion joint systems: 1666 m

Expansion joint systems mainly used: MIGUTAN, MIGUTRANS and MIGUTEC

Montreal Olympic Stadium

Montreal, Canada

Montreal Olympic Stadium

Montreal, Canada

Montreal Olympic Stadium

Montreal, Canada

The Montreal Olympic Stadium provides space for up to 56,000 places and it is the only roofed stadium in Québec. The Stadium is not only a place for sport events but also for trade fairs, shows and film shooting.  Designed by French architect Roger Tallibert, the Stadium is a unique monument. The Tower determined the overall geometry of the Stadium and it supports the technical ring, the roof and the electronic score boards.  The Olympic Park Sports Centre is currently being renovated and will result in a highly improved user experience in all areas. Among others, 437 m MIGUA are deck/wall expansion joint systems will be installed. (FP 55/36 MS Ni)

 

 

IKEA Alfragide

IKEA Alfragide

Alfragide, Portugal

IKEA Alfragide

Alfragide, Portugal

The Swedish furniture store was opened in 2004 in Alfragide, Portugal. On an area of around 33,000 m², IKEA offers its typical, functional furniture products. Following repair works in the warehouse and customer area the newly installed MIGUA FSS expansion joint offer far more than an optical benefit.

The innovative aluminium alloy expansion joints provide vibration-free and safe transportation, so that the replacement of electrical fork lift wheels has to happen far less often. Thus, the MIGUA expansion joints care for an easy and fast transportation of goods.

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