Submission: June 27, 2014
Registration: February 17, 2014
Language: English or Finnish
Location: Tampere, Finland
Prizes: 80.000 € for each team selected for the second stage
Type: Restricted competition for architects in two stages with 5 teams selected.
International architecture competition to create an overall plan for the travel and service centre area that is of high quality in terms of its services and congruence with the cityscape. The travel and service centre area must incorporate the following elements: a travel and service centre that serves different modes of public transport; easy accessibility by different modes of travel; pleasant urban spaces as well as high-quality office, service and housing construction. This is an ideas competition.
The City of Tampere, the Finnish Transport Agency, the VR-Group and Senate Properties are organising an international design contest for the Tampere Travel and Service Centre and its environs. The design contest for the travel and service centre is looking for a shared vision for the area’s development as well as shared view on the guidelines for future measures.
We are looking for design teams that include experts on city planning, traffic planning and architectural master planning. In addition, it is a requirement that the competing teams have expertise in the areas of real estate business and the calculation of building costs.