All posts filed under “Experimental Structures

YAP_Constructo 9, Santiago de Chile 2019

Project Data Architect: GA Estudio Competition: YAP Constructo 9 – Chile Z3RCH: Counsulting for the Structural Concept Structure: Cable net reinforced Water / Air Tank Covered area: aprox. 200 sqm Fotos: GA Estudio This project explores the architectural possibilities of a flexible water cistern (tank): […]

The Warming Hut – Winnipeg, Canada (2010)

Project data Architect: Lancelot Coar Engineer: z3rch Structure: Tensile framework for ice layer Material: Stretch fabric, fiber glass rebars GFRP + water Covered Area: 45 sqm photos: Lancelot Coar In January of 2012, The Department of Architecture at the University of Manitoba was invited to […]