Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Air Traffic Control Tower 49
The aerodynamic, sculptural form elevates
Combining an architecturally dynamic
the control center of Mumbai’s primary
form with the precise functional demands
international airport and creates a signature
of an air trafﬁc control tower, the design
element for the airport complex. As one of the
creates a workplace that is safe, efﬁcient
tallest and most visible structures in Mumbai,
and comfortable. Tower controllers are
the 275-foot-high tower makes an iconic
equipped with the latest technology, including
statement in the city.
electronic ﬂight strips, and have unobstructed views of the entire operations area.
The tower supports CSIA’s vision of being a world-class airport with the best possible
HOK collaborated with Arup on the project,
facilities, infrastructure and management.
which began as an international design
Featuring three ﬂoors at the base and four
at the top, it is designed to meet an array of complex trafﬁc control requirements while remaining ﬂexible for future needs.
◄ view from ground level
2014 design annual
43,050 sq. ft. / 4,000 sq. m.