Cannatà & Fernandes, and GOP as support team, won the tender for the design of the Pavilion Cevadeiro in Vla Franca de Xira.
The Cevadeiro Pavilion, were subject of an intervention, will be located in Vila franca de Xira Town, the Newly named Urban Park of Vila Franca de Xira (previous Cevadeiro Field), substantially in the place where this currently implemented the current flag.
With an exceptional location facing the tejo river, the Pavilion will include an area predominatly devoted to leisure activity that has recently been further enhanced with the construction of the coastal footpath between Alhambra and Vila Franca de Xira.
As such, the Pavilion an essential structure of the town of Vila Franca de Xira to perform a diverse set of events, from the hall Craft Fair Annual integrated in October, the Dog Show, the Axira, the Schools Forum, events political or simple fun and social, such as the Flower Festival which brings together thousands of senior in the spring.
It was the understanding of C.M Vila Franca de Xira that the project presented by our team was the one that best corresponded to the criteria, particularly in terms of a proper town planning and architectural integration that enables the realization of economic events, social, cultural and recreational quality.
So the team designed an attractive and versatile space, which allows the achievement of several events either regional or local in character, without ever losing the principles of sustainability and environment compliance. That is, it was designed a building energy optimized that favors alternative and renewable energies.