NEW SAN MARTINO HOSPITAL COMPETITION - GENOA, ITALY
Client: San Martino Hospital
Subject: Masterplan and Concept Architecture design Competition
Project: AR&P with Arcos S.a.s., T.Badano, F.Grigò, M.Oddone, G.Parodi, S.Zampichelli
Size: 175.000 m3
The San Martino Hospital, despite some structural weaknesses, has been in the last fifty years, a health center of undisputed importance, not only for the metropolitan area but also around the entire Liguria area.
The proposal for a New San Martino hospital aims to develop the healt facility assuming as priority criteria of functionality and efficiency, overcoming certain shortcomings.
The new hospital match with the existing buildings of the old structure, through a central axis as an internal pedestrian street, covered by a glazed roof and supported by light people mover systems.