João Paciência

brisa operational control centre

  • Year 2001
  • Location Cascais, Portugal
  • Typology Offices, Transports

The goal of this project contest, was to get a building with one plant only, with big spaces, to be the control of the road traffic network of the country managed by Brisa.  


Getting located opposite an important high way , in addition to scaling issues, we placed dynamic reading intentions, for those who visualize it in speed.  


Finally, the materiality of its possible realization in metallic materials in its outdoor setting, would bring the metaphorical analogy of vehicles or moving forms.