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Zhongshang Parkway Time Square Skylight

Shanghai Taiyo Kogyo Co. Ltd. Shanghai, -

Large scale public sports tensional system which is about 6,800 m2. The designer introduced the concept of Chrysanthemum which is zhongshan city flower into the skylight. Tensional system combines with PTFE and ETFE two membranes. Pure white color of PTFE and transparent ETFE film make up the big Chrysanthemum and every pure white PTFE panel …

Kingboard Square Walkway ETFE Canopy

Shanghai Taiyo Kogyo Co. Ltd. Shanghai, -

The canopy consists of 300 pieces of ETFE air cushions with surface area of 6000 m2. The primary steel structure is a free style single layer space grid shell.

Merck Animal Health at VMX 2018

3D Exhibits Schaumburg, IL -

Merck Animal Health’s exhibit at the Veterinary Meeting & Expo (VMX) 2018 was 90% fabric, including: • Two nested fabric headers above the exhibit with wave form graphics that added texture to the display. The headers varied from approximately ten to six feet tall, with a total straight line length of almost 200 feet layered …

The City of St. Louis Park Recreation Outdoor Center

Blackwell Structural Engineers Toronto, ON -

Located in Minnesota, The City of St. Louis Park’s new Recreation Outdoor Center (ROC) is a truly unique outdoor gathering place and multi-use facility. Taking place beneath a spectacular lightweight, 30,000 sq. ft., fabric roof supported by a glulam arch structure, this stunning arena provides an unparalleled skating experience during the late fall/winter months; artificial …

Ka Makana Ali’i Center Court Suspension Shade System

Tropical J's Inc. Honolulu, HI -

Sixty-Eight unique printed slide on wire panels suspended above the center stage of the new Ka Makana Ali'i Shopping Center. This system is designed so that the tensioning cables can be easily released and all the panels can be pulled back in series along the main cabling in the event of a severe storm or …

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Fresco Shades NZ Limited Wairau Valley, -

The brief was to enclose a small outdoor area in a high wind zone so the owners could use the space and create an extension to their living space. While this was a small canopy, it was large on design and a technical challenge fitting the canopy and curtains around many obstacles, including a fire …

Prince Waikiki Cascading Cable Tension Canopy

Tropical J's Inc. Honolulu, HI -

Four overlapping and radially cascading cable-tensioned canopy structures that converted an existing open-air concrete trellis into a useable, functional and protected space.

Town Center of Mililani Center Stage

Tropical J's Inc. Honolulu, HI -

A free-standing tensile structure with three inter-locking Hypars installed into a custom framework above a mixed-use stage. Implied movement is integrated into the artistic fabric shade sails through creative design and fluid fabric assembly where elegant form meets practical function. Integrated lighting and speakers make the stage area accessible both day and night, inviting patrons …

Taiwan Longgang forest park

Covertex Membranes (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. Shanghai, 31 -

The canopy located in Longgang forest as a landmark in Tao Yuan City with the 1,410sqm of surface area and the three-cone and four-inverted-cone-shaped structure covered by PTFE fiberglass membrane. It’s really a stylish and amazing masterpiece.

Waikiki Beach Sand Filled Mattress

TenCate Geosynthetics Americas Pendergrass, GA -

In December of 2017, the City of Honolulu and the Waikiki Beach Association funded a program to install the Geotube® Sand Filled Mattresses as an innovative solution to protect critical areas of Waikiki Beach impacted by local erosion. Sand Filled Mattresses are two layers of geotextiles sewn together to form longitudinal chambers that are filled …