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BUILDING
 
 
Sarpi Border Checkpoint
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DESIGNER
 
 
J. Mayer H.
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DESCRIPTION
 
J. Mayer H. Sarpi Border Checkpoint GeorgiaThe customs checkpoint is situated at the Georgian border to Turkey, at the shore of the Black Sea. With its cantilevering terraces, the tower is used as a viewing platform, with multiple levels overlooking the water and the steep part of the coastline.

In addition to the regular customs facilities, the structure also houses a cafeteria, staff rooms and a conference room.

The building welcomes visitors to Georgia, representing the progressive upsurge of the country.


Edit by J. MAYER H.

photo © Jesko Malkolm Johnsson-Zahn, courtesy by J. MAYER H.
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LOCATION
 
Continent
Asia
Nation
Georgia [Sak'art'velo]
Republic
Adjara
District
Khelvachauri
Town
Batumi
Hamlet
Sarpi
Address
E70
 
 
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TYPOLOGY
 
Main
ARCHITECTURE
Public buildings
Customs house and checkpoint
Urban equipment and structures for public areas
Panoramic structures, belvederes
Additional
ARCHITECTURE
Buildings for cultural activities
Conference halls
Commercial buildings
Bars, cafeterias
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CHRONOLOGY
 
Project
2010 - 2011    
Realisation
2011 - 2011
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CLIENT
 
 
Ministry of Finance of Georgia
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AMOUNT
 
 
$ 10,900,000
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STRUCTURES
 
 
LTD BWC
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STAFF
 
Design team
Juergen Mayer H., Jesko Malkolm Johnsson-Zahn, Christoph Emenlauer
Architect of record
Beka Pkhakadze, Ucha Tsotseria
Structural consultant
Nodar Edisherashvili (tower)
Systems
LTD Ecocomfort
Developer
JSC Transmsheni
 
 
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