Set of Fountains at TresAguas Shopping Center. Alcorcon

Tresaguas Shopping Center, Alcorcon

TresAguas is one of the most modern and complete shopping centers can be found in Madrid. Its location in Alcorcón and its easy access from highways M-40, M-30, M-50 and A5, make it one of the main references in the sector. TresAguas In 2003 he received the Award for Best Large European Shopping Centre, awarded by the ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centers).

'Three Waters' was conceived as an open space where nature, culture, shopping and fun coexist in an architectural framework that pays homage to light, water and color.In its 65,000 m2 of retail space, with over 150 establishments, TresAguas stands out as having the most comprehensive range of Fashion-Accessories, Home Decorating and Leisure Southwest Madrid, with a comfortable 3,000 covered parking spaces.

trolling both outside areas as the two commercial plants that comprise it, visitors can indulge landscaping designed with great detail, enjoying its fountains, plazas and rest areas.

A set of five ornamental, sculptural and interactive fountains are displayed in the gardens outside the enclosure. Each of the fountains has a different design and characteristics:
1.- Entrance Waterfall
From the garden is accessed by a staircase mall flanked by two mighty waterfalls 4 m high.
2.- ‘Maternity’ Fountain
A cloud of spray symbolically enveloping sculptural original fountain, tribute to mothers. 6 foam jets complete the fountain display.
3.- 'Tic-Tac-Toe' Interactive Fountain

A fun walkable fountain, with the design of a popular board game 3 in a row 'tic-tac-toe', is a favorite space of the youngest to play and cool off. Spray jets represent the 'cross' and vertical  jets the 'point'. A pedestal with footswitches with the shape of the board is used by the children to play and activate the interactive fountain jets.

4.- North Fountain
In an elliptical fountain of double cup, 4 flowing gushes generate a thick waterfall surrounding the outline of the pond.
5.- Granite Ball
Inside the mall, a big ball of granite of 1 m in diameter, can freely rotate with a push of the hand due to the pump pressure of the fountain over the stone ball.

 

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Project Details

  • Project : Set of Fountains at TresAguas Shopping Center. Alcorcon
  • Project Team: Lumiartecnia Internacional, Imesapi.
  • Water Engineering : Lumiartecnia Internacional, Imesapi.
  • Client : Bovis Lend Lease