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Théatre de Verdure (Jazz festival canopy) | 2000 | Membrane | France


General information
Location address Côtes d'Armor 22 Langourla
Location country France
Year of construction 2000
Name of the client/building owner Langourla City
Function of building Entertainment & recreation
Primary function of the tensile structure Rain protection
Degree of enclosure Open structure
Climatic zone Temperate - cold winters and mild summers
Short description of the project Permanent 800 sqm metal-textile canopy for summer Jazz festival and other yearly events, open on all sides with a trapezoïdal implantation.
Description of the environmental conditions Located inside a granit carieer with wind protection and low snow loads.
Misc. project details
General comments, links 1 - In a way to bring a long-life expectancy against vandalism, all steel frame of vertical columns are made of plain stainless steel 316 L grade. The rest is hot galvanized steel excepted cable bracings which remain of stainless steel. 2 - Price included foundation was under 200 000 EURO. 3 - Erection of the structure, membrane included lasted less than 12 days with a team of 5 experienced riggers.
Duration of use
Temporary or permanent structure Temporary
Material of the cover
Cable-net/Textile/Hybrid/Foil Fabric
Material Fabric/Foil Polyester
Material coating PVC
Weight (g/m2) 1000
Main dimensions and form
Covered surface (m2) 800
Total length (m) 38
Total width (m) 24
Form of a single element Anticlastic
Form of entire structure Flat appearance
Involved companies
Architects Georges Legarzic
ALTO Group
Malinowsky Marc
Engineers Malinowsky Marc
Contractors S3M
Editor Marijke Mollaert
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