Terminal 1 of Taoyuan International Airport, Taiwan
Area: 1,100m² | Year of Completion: 2012
Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport is an international airport serving Taipei and northern Taiwan. Terminal 1 is the original passenger terminal of the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, opened in 1979 to relieve the overcrowded Taipei Songshan Airport. In 2018, Taiwan Taoyuan handled a record 46.5 million passengers and 2.3 billion kg of freight, making it the 11th busies airport worldwide by international passenger traffic, and 8th busiest in terms of international freight traffic in 2018.
In 2012, the renovation project of the terminal was completed, doubling the floor area. In this project, TECO fabricated 1,100 m2 of white and black vitreous enamel panels which were installed as beam cladding panels in Terminal 1. The vitreous enamel beam cladding panels has high durability and almost maintenance-free and cleaning advantages which are ideal cladding material for the public spaces.