Project Description

PROJECT Rome Metro Line C – Pigneto Station
CATEGORY                              UNDERGROUND STRUCTURES
SERVICES PROVIDED Preliminary design
LOCATION Rome – Italy
PROJECT DURATION       2007-2008
CLIENT Metro C S.c.p.A.

Preliminary architectural and functional design for the “Pigneto” station located along the the C metro line of Rome. The excavation is 115×25 square meter large. It will be supported by 1.0m thick concrete diaphragms. Internal horizontal support is provided by five slabs (up to 25m deep) which will be cast in place during the top-down excavation in order to improve the stability.