New Acropolis Museum

New Acropolis Museum

Client: MINISTRY OF CULTURE
Budget: €130,000,000.00
Total area: 22,000 m2
Description: Based on the architectural concept of Bernard Tschumi, the building features many challenging structural elements, such as:

  • Seismic isolation, through FPS bearings
  • Concrete piles foundation
  • Post-tensioned slabs
  • Structural glass floors and facades

One of the most impressive modern public buildings in Athens, the new Acropolis Museum, the most visited museum of the country, houses rare treasures from the Acropolis and other ancient Greek artifacts. Liontos & Associates conducted the construction stage structural design, complete structural detailing and participated in the testing and specialised finite elements analysis of the FPS bearings. 

 

Company Profile

  • Company Profile

    Kostas Liontos, born in 1956, graduated the Department of Civil Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens in 1982. He, then, established “KOSTAS LIONTOS ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS” personal business, for providing consulting and supervising services in the field of civil and structural engineering.

    After a decade of working in various projects and amassing significant experience in the field, in 1987 the office acquired a legal and financial form through the establishment of the “C. LIONTOS & ASSOCIATES GENERAL PARTNERSHIP” firm. The firm employed civil engineers, architects, draftsmen and assistants and pursued activities in a broad specter of civil engineering, in many and various public and private sector projects (schools, hospitals, industrial buildings, multistory house buildings etc.).

Our Company

Liontos & Associates Ltd was established in 1998, having as an objective to provide consulting services regarding the design and management of complex technical projects. Since its establishment, the company has completed numerous projects of multiple disciplines, such as structural, geotechnical and transportation.

The company has developed and is currently applying a Quality Management System which is in accordance to the specifications set in EN ISO9001:2008 for Design, Supervision and Management of Civil Projects, as certified by the EQA HELLAS Certification Body.

Our team has extensive experience and high expertise across all significant areas of civil and structural engineering. Our firm’s goal is to provide complete technical solutions that fulfill the needs of each project in accordance with the latest design standards.  As a highly motivated company with passion for improvement, Liontos & AssociatesLtd has extended its professional activity beyond the Greek market, by undertaking several projects in countries of Eastern Europe and Middle East.

Our advanced qualification and expertise have been developed along the following fields:

  • Structural Design of Buildings
  • Rehabilitation of Historic Structures and Monuments
  • Bridge Design
  • Earth Retaining Structures & Tunnels

Contact

50, K. LOUKAREOS str.,
GR 115 22 ATHENS-GREECE
ΤEL: +30 210 6411406 
FAX: +30 210 6432075 
info@liontos.gr

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