New Hospital in La Spezia
PERIOD: 2015 - ongoing
CLIENT: SERVIZIO SANITARIO NAZIONALE REGIONE LIGURIA. AZIENDA OSPEDALIERA LOCALE N.5 “SPEZZINO” - LA SPEZIA
The project involves the design of a new 520-bed hospital in La Spezia, Italy.
The building takes the form of a fan to open up to the sea and allows most of the building to have a panoramic view.
The project also includes other activities , such as the emergency department , a convention center , shops and a restaurant.
A large atrium is a covered public square, with cafes and shops from which visitors access the upper fl oors with lift blocks and waiting areas on the outside of the building.
The project also includes a building of radiation therapy and about 750 parking spaces carefully hidden by a series of terraces.