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Zaha Hadid Architects' Antwerp Port House Photographed by Laurian Ghinitoiu

Zaha Hadid Architects' Antwerp Port House Photographed by Laurian Ghinitoiu
Zaha Hadid Architects' Antwerp Port House Photographed by Laurian Ghinitoiu, © Laurian Ghinitoiu
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Zaha Hadid Architects' new Port House in the Belgian city of Antwerp, which has been almost a decade in planning and construction, officially opens this week. A monumental new structure sits above a repurposed and renovated (formerly derelict) fire station, providing a new headquarters for Europe's second largest shipping port. Housing 500 staff, who will now be under the same roof for the first time, the building represents a sustainable and future-proof workplace for its employees. Photographer Laurian Ghinitoiu has visited to capture his unique perspective on this new addition to the city's crane-covered skyline.

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Cite: AD Editorial Team. "Zaha Hadid Architects' Antwerp Port House Photographed by Laurian Ghinitoiu" 23 Sep 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/795890/gallery-zaha-hadid-architects-antwerp-port-house-photographed-by-laurian-ghinitoiu/> ISSN 0719-8884
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