Piraeus Port, Athens, Greece

Greek Architects Association and Du Pont Hellas


Mediterraean Tower, energy, natural thermal inertia equalizer

Matej Zahatnansky; Francisco Fezas Vital



The new projected layer, hugs and regulates the existing reinforced concrete structure, establishing a symbolic presence at the Athens skyline, looking over the city and the sea, providing new social exchange on the balconies and railings.

This armor or breastplate, works as a protection for biodiversity and energy source, producing and cooling effect through trees and ventilation, lowering visual impact of the building on the landscape.