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Yokohama Exotic Showcase 1989 (Yokahama): Seaside Area | 1989 | Membrane | Japan


General information
Location address Yokohama
Location country Japan
Year of construction 1989
Function of building Exhibition
Primary function of the tensile structure Space defining elements
Degree of enclosure Open structure
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 Polyester
Material coating PVC
Main dimensions and form
Covered surface (m2) 5840
Form of a single element Anticlastic
Form of entire structure Hybrid
Involved companies
Architects Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects
Engineers Yoshikatsu Tsuboi Laboratory
Contractors Mitsui Construction Co.
Nihon Kokan Koji
Kotobuki Construction Co., Ltd., JV
Suppliers Taiyo Kogyo Corporation
Editor Marijke Mollaert
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