A30. Gold 1 Parking Facility


Client: Stadium Authority of the City of Pittsburgh

Architecture Firm: WTW Architects

Contractor: Massaro Construction Group

Engineers: Gateway Engineers; A&A Consultants, Inc; Advantus Engineers; Monaloh Basin Engineers

Photographer: Halkin Mason Photography

Consultants: Walker Parking Consultants, GeoMechanics, Inc.

The Gold 1 Parking facility does double duty as a transportation hub for daily commuters and as an events garage for football and baseball games and concerts at Heinz Field, PNC Park, and Stage AE. The signature façade, featuring undulating aluminum airfoil-shaped fins, harkens to the rivers that define the city of Pittsburgh.  Accomplishing exemplary levels of sustainability, the design was recognized as the first Parksmart Gold certified facility in the world in 2018.