Abu Dhabi International Airport, Benoy, Changi Airport terminal 5, Kohn Pedersen Fox, KPF, Midfield Terminal Abu Dhabi

Architecture firm behind Abu Dhabi International Airport wins the bid to design Singapore’s new Terminal 5

After a two-year-long global hunt and a tough worldwide competition, American firm Kohn Pedersen Fox (KPF), which has offices around the world, including Abu Dhabi, has won the contract to design Singapore’s coveted Terminal 5.

KPF is currently working on the Midfield Terminal in Abu Dhabi International Airport (pictured above), with other notable international  projects in the portfolio such as Shanghai International Financial Centre. The firm won the bid in partnership with Heatherwick Studio, Architects 61, Lead 8 and James Corner Field Operations.

Changi Airport Terminal 4 by SAA Architects and Benoy

The massive terminal is expected to be completed in 2030, increasing  Changi Airport’s capacity to 150 million annually, from its current 90 million travellers.  Last year, Benoy and SAA Architects completed the Terminal 4 (pictured above) project.

Read designMENA’s report on the design of the Midfield Terminal in Abu Dhabi International Airport by KPF