The concept of architectural appearance of the Nicaraguan inter-oceanic canal locks
The concept of architectural appearance of the Nicaraguan inter-oceanic canal locks

The concept of architectural appearance of the Nicaraguan inter-oceanic canal locks

Nicaragua, Rivas Department

Object description 

The search for a stylistic solution of the first lock leading from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic one was based on the task of the company developer of the inter-oceanic lock. We have presented two essentially different approaches to design. The first variant - in the form of a free, spatial curved structure symbolizes the Concepcion volcano. The second option is presented in the form of a giant ring based on the lock, it includes traditional features of Central American and Chinese architecture.

Description of work

Development of the architectural appearance of the lock in 3 options.