Lehrter Bahnhof Berlin: The facades of the entrances

The hall of the new main station in Berlin has two entrances from the north and south, respectively. At these sides of the main hall there are two exceptional glass facades. The structure of these facades just consists of cables and glass. Similar to the roof of the main hall, the facades have many special details so that they were a challenge for all involved persons. Besides the structural system of the vertical cable members the glass fins have to be mentioned since they have to carry huge loads.


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