Aquapolis

Okinawa, Japan

Year: 1992
Client : Japan port consultant

CONTRACTING OWNER
Japan port consultant

WINNER OF INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION 1992

100 m by 100 m of side and 40 m of height

This vast project of conversion of a semi-submersible offshore steel platform in Center de la Mer, Palais des Congrès and hotel included an aquarium in the middle of the water installed between the piles, at the heart of the platform. The 15,000 m² equipment has been designed to accommodate 3 million visitors a year.

€60,98 M

PROGRAM
Hotels
Sea cultural centre
Thalassotherapy centre
Shopping facilities

2,5 million visitors each year

Surface area : 30 000m²

DESCRIPTION
Transformation of an oil rig into a cultural sea centre surrounded by hotels, thalassotherapy centre, and shopping facilities.