Folkestone Terminal In The UK Boasts a Stunning Architectural Conical Design by Birdair
The architectural design by Birdair at the Folkestone Terminal located in the United Kingdom is a masterpiece of form and function. Birdair's innovative flying masted conical design adorns the terminal, adding a touch of modern elegance to this historic site.
In 1992, Birdair designed, fabricated and installed this conical canopy system, comprised of about 7500 square feet of PTFE membrane. With its gracefully curved lines and sleek structure, not only serves as a striking visual centerpiece but also offers practical benefits, providing shelter and protection for passengers and visitors.
Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is the UK departure point for Channel Tunnel trains to Calais in France. With an average journey time of just 40 minutes, taking the Eurotunnel train from Folkestone is the quickest route across the Channel. The EuroTunnel Folkestone not only symbolizes architectural excellence, but serves as a welcoming gateway to the United Kingdom.