International Transaction Journal of Engineering, Management, & Applied Sciences & Technologies


:: International Transaction Journal of Engineering, Management, & Applied Sciences & Technologies

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  • Permeability and Wayfinding Analysis on Putuo Mountain New Passenger Transportation Centre

    Ee Ling Ooi, Ahmad Sanusi Hassan (School of Housing, Building and Planning, Universiti Sains Malaysia, MALAYSIA),
    Yasser Arab (Department of Architectural Engineering, College of Engineering, Dhofar University, OMAN),
    Boonsap Witchayangkoon (Department of Civil Engineering, Thammasat School of Engineering, Thammasat University, THAILAND).

    Discipline: Architecture, Space Syntax, Spatial Design

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    doi: 10.14456/ITJEMAST.2023.19

    Keywords:Terminal; Spatial Network; Mental Mapping; Justified Graph; Route Exploration

    The transportation hub aims to ease traffic congestion and provide access to destinations. Completed in 2020, the Putuo Mountain New Passenger Transportation Centre in China replaces the former transportation hub to serve a capacity of more than 12 million annually. In this paper, wayfinding and permeability levels synthesize the space syntax of the selected case study. Employment of the Likert Scale, justified graph, and alphanumeric system illustrate and justify the overall space configuration in the Putuo Mountain New Passenger Transportation Centre. Most of the spaces (45%) in the case study are semi-public and easy to wayfinding. The inclusion of local context and the seafront view into the design as a visual navigating tool increases the circulation efficiency of the transportation hub.

    Paper ID: 14A1S

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    Ooi, E. L., Hassan, A. S., Arab, Y., and Witchayangkoon, B. (2023). Permeability and Wayfinding Analysis on Putuo Mountain New Passenger Transportation Centre. International Transaction Journal of Engineering, Management, & Applied Sciences & Technologies, 14(1), 14A1S, 1-15. http://TUENGR.COM/V14/14A1S.pdf DOI: 10.14456/ITJEMAST.2023.19


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