China Resources Land appoints architect of airport commercial terminal

Lead 8, an international firm of architects, masterplanners, interior and graphic designers, has been appointed Lead Designer by China Resources Land for the commercial terminal of Beijing´s planned Daxing International Airport, the company said.

As part of a new “air transport-related economic zone,” the project brief calls for the purposeful design of a new generation of workspaces, with integrated retail, dining and entertainment offerings. Daxing International Airport will create a new commercial environment for aviation companies, as well as catering to the needs of the 100 million travelers expected to pass through annually.

Maximising natural daylighting and indoor greenery Into the hybrid workspaces create a pleasant, vibrant and intimate environment for travellers and coworkers.An integrated workspace with retail and hospitality makes it very convenient for travellers to commute between buildings within the terminal as the airport aims to strengthen itself as a commercial hub in the new district.

Lead 8 is an international design studio with award-winning experience in architecture, interiors, masterplanning, branding and graphics design. Founded in 2014 with a global team of over 200 design experts in Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, London and Singapore.