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Expo 1985 (Tsukuba): Expo Plaza | Membrane | Japan


General information
Location address Tsukuba
Location country Japan
Function of building Public spaces
Climatic zone Temperate - cold winters and mild summers
Misc. project details
References Membrane Design in Japan (1967-1990)
Duration of use
Material of the cover
Cable-net/Textile/Hybrid/Foil Foil
Material Fabric/Foil Polyester
Material coating PVC
Main dimensions and form
Covered surface (m2) 7343
Maximum height (m) 18.4
Form of a single element Anticlastic
Form of entire structure Anticlastic
Involved companies
Architects Kume Architects-Engineers
Nikken Sekkei, planners, architects and engineers
Yasui Architect's Office
Minister's Secretariat, Government Buildings Development, Ministery of Construction (Japan)
Contractors Maeda Construction Co., Ltd.
Matsamura-Gumi Corporation
Nakanogumi Corporation
Yamagata Construction, JV
Suppliers Taiyo Kogyo Corporation
Editor Marijke Mollaert
Order TensiNet Publications


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