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Infrastructure that Shapes Landscape

On Friday, 23rd October the Italian railway company Italferr organised a special day dedicated to “Architecture and Infrastructure” at its EXPO Milano 2015 Pavilion, looking at Italferr’s long experience developing large-scale projects.

Focal points of the exhibition - which included a series of scale models - were the new railway stations in Muscat (Oman) and Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) and the railway yard at Orbassano on the Italian segment of the Turin-Lyon high-speed railway line. The exhibition was flanked by a conference examining the role of the architect in infrastructure design.

It was underlined how in recent decades Italferr has given great importance to architectural excellence of the infrastructure it has been commissioned to develop both in Italy and elsewhere, in terms of the environmental impact of large-scale projects but...

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