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Seto Ohashi Bridge Expo1988 (Shikoku): Air Ocean Dome | 1988 | Hybrid | Japan


General information
Location address Shikoku
Location country Japan
Year of construction 1988
Primary function of the tensile structure Space defining elements
Degree of enclosure Open structure
Misc. project details
References Membrane Design in Japan (1967-1990)
Duration of use
Convertible or mobile Convertible
Material of the cover
Cable-net/Textile/Hybrid/Foil Hybrid
Material Fabric/Foil Fiberglass
Material coating PTFE
Main dimensions and form
Covered surface (m2) 1629
Maximum height (m) 14
Form of a single element Zeroclastic
Form of entire structure Synclastic
Involved companies
Architects Yasufumi Kijima
Engineers Toshihiko Kimura Structural Engineers
Contractors Taiyo Kogyo Corporation
Suppliers Taiyo Kogyo Corporation
Editor Marijke Mollaert
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