Client: Allegheny County Airport Authority
Architecture Firm: Hayes Design Group - Architects
Contractor: Allegheny County Airport Authority
Engineers: A&F Engineering
Photographer: Matthew O'Haren Photography & Allegheny County Airport Authority
Consultants: The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh, XYZ Custom, Inc., American Airlines, Magee Plastics, TFH - Special Needs Toys, Autism Connection of Pennsylvania
Air travel can be overwhelming and overstimulating. Our client wanted to support passengers who may be in need of calming or destressing at any point in their travel experience. Presenting ‘Presley’s Place’: a quiet, sensory friendly space that provides an environment and equipment to help travelers with neurodevelopmental challenges, along with their travel companions, to re-group and transition peacefully to the next stage of their journey.