After a construction time of more than two years, the second terminal of Munich Airport was completed and opened in spring 2003. Terminal 2 will double the passenger capacity of Munich Airport to 25 million per year.
The double glazed facade constructed by MERO as a structure of ladders with connecting trusses has a total surface of approx. 12.000 sqm. The rectangular hollow sections of the facade substructure carry the glass panels and sealing profiles.
Location: Munich, Germany
Architect: Koch und Partner, Munich
Client: Terminal 2 Immobilien-Verwaltungsgesellschaft mbH Flughafen München, Baugesellschaft mbH, München
Scope of Work: Steel substructure and double glazed facade
Cladding: approx. 12.000 sqm double facade with 23.100 sqm tempered safety glass, laminated glass and insulated glass
Type of Stucture: Mullion and transom structure