All posts filed under “Tensile Structures

Ecor – Schio, Italy (2010)

h4>Project data Architect: Benetti &amp, Lovato Engineering: form-TL Structure: Tensile facade Material: Silicon glas membrane + aluminium porfiles Covered Area: 900 sqm + 980 sqm photos: Cristian Guizzo

Monastery Lehnin, Germany (2014)

Project data Architect: Ruge Architekten Engineering: z3rch Structure: Tensigrity structure with loop cable Material: PVC/PES membrane, steel + steel cables Covered Area: 55 sqm photos: 3dtex, z3rch The City Hall of Monastery Lehnin, near Berlin, was looking for a structure that would provide sun protection […]

College Kopernikus – Frutillar, Chile (2015)

Project data Design: Desmontables S.A. Engineering: z3rch Structure: Hypar Material: PVC/PES membrane, wood + steel Covered Area: 70 sqm photos: Desmontables S.A. This small but very powerfull sail is the covering for the kids playground of the Kopernikus School. The Kopernikus school is located in […]

Riverside Vallenar, Chile (2015)

Project data Design: SurFace Engineering: z3rch Structure: Tensigrity structure with loop cable Material: PVC/PES membrane, steel + steel cables Covered Area: 120 sqm photos: surface

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 […]