Planning of the maritime margin in Vigo central area (National Architecture Award 2005)
 
Client
Zona Franca de Vigo
Budget execution
12 million
Timeframe
1995-1997


PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Remodeling, urbanization, landscaping and equipment to transform two kilometers into coastal promenade, including pavement, gardens and pavilions. The historic "Elduayen Gardens " were completely refurbished.
The whole area of Montero Rios and the waterfront were pedestrianized, within the action "Open Vigo to the Sea", paving all the area with different types of rock, mainly granite and quartzite, as well as with wood in the yacht club area.

G.O.C. ACTIONS

Comprehensive technical assistance; materials testing; execution control; quantitative and geometric control; control of facilities; Control of plantations.
Fields covered
Geometric control; materials testing; execution control; control of landscaping and plantings; control of buildings; pavements control; control of  facilities for lighting, irrigation and ornamental sources.