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Students' Dining Wing of Waseda University,Tokorozawa Campus | 1987 | Membrane | Japan


General information
Location address Tokorozawa City, Saitama Pref.
Location country Japan
Year of construction 1987
Function of building Restaurants & bars
Type of application of the membrane internal
Primary function of the tensile structure Daylight gains
Sun protection
Climatic zone Temperate - cold winters and mild summers
Number of layers mono-layer
Misc. project details
References Membrane Design in Japan (1967-1990)
Duration of use
Temporary or permanent structure Temporary
Material of the cover
Cable-net/Textile/Hybrid/Foil Foil
Material Fabric/Foil Fiberglass
Material coating PTFE
Main dimensions and form
Covered surface (m2) 1313
Maximum height (m) 12
Involved companies
Architects Ikehara Laboratory, Waseda University
Engineers Inoue Laboratory, Waseda University
Contractors Obayashi Corporation
Taisei Corporation
Kumagai-Gumi Co., Ltd.
Shimizu Corporation, JV
Suppliers Taiyo Kogyo Corporation
Editor Marijke Mollaert
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