The Golden Gate Flyer will become one of the most recognized regional icons in the World. It will be a stunning masterpiece of concrete, glass and steel.
The entire complex will be built on a state of the art 'base isolated' foundation system and will be one of the safest structures of its kind ever built.
The only words adequate to describe the interior spaces are 'cathedral like'.
Soaring ceilings and spectacular glass walls will entice visitors to explore and discover all of its wonders.
VIP capsules, never before offered, will allow for private functions including sit down dinners for up to 8 or elegant cocktail events for up to 15. A restoom, galley and wet-bar will be fully integrated into the capsule design.
Well designed meeting space and a luxurious VIP lounge and 'Graffiti Grotto', located below grade, will provide another very unique experience. The 25,000 sq.ft. Dr.Fredrick Terman and Robert Noyce Exposition Hall, named for the 'Father' and 'Mayor' of Silicon Valley respectively, will contain incredible displays of the latest technological advances and products of our sponsors, A gift shop and numerous refreshment kiosks will make the Exposition Hall a unique experience for all.
A 500 seat IMAX theater will provide a venue for first run films, local performances, product launches and more special event areas, including full bar and food service. It will be clad in a shimmering glass enclosure and give the Golden Gate Flyer venue an unmistakable, singular architecture expression.
Virtually all roof surfaces will be transformed into a terra formed park including; cafe, sculpture gardens, water features, butterfly habitat, public promenade, and 'The Spar', a unique and stunning public pier which will allow visitors and residents to walk out over Clipper Cove to enjoy spectacular views of The Flyer, Yerba Buena Island, and San Francisco's unmistakable skyline.
Finally, The Golden Gate Flyer will be one of the most 'sustainable' and energy efficient structures of its kind. LEED Platinum certification will be considered the minimum standard. It has been designed to be in complete harmony with the magnificent new community plan produced by The Treasure Island Development Authority and The Treasure Island Community Developers and will play an important part in making sure the affordable housing goals promised to the citizens of San Francisco and the Bay Area are met. It will help assure that the new community of Treasure Island, eventually home to 20,000 residents, will become one of the most successful new urban developments ever built in the San Francisco Bay Area.