• atrium 1
  • atrium 2
  • atrium 3
  • atrium 4

General information

  • Home page
    atrium.com.gt
  • Location address
    Diagonal 6, zona 10, Guatemala Centro Amércia
  • Location country
    Guatemala
  • Name of the client/building owner
    Atrium
  • Function of building
    FLats & appartements
  • Degree of enclosure
    Open structure
  • Climatic zone
    Tropical - hot and wet all year
  • Type of application of the membrane
    covering
  • Primary function of the tensile structure
    • Sun protection

Description

The project was conceived exclusively for sun protection for the sky lounge of a loft like apartment building.

The 702 ferrari precontraint membrane is fully tensioned by cables on the side with a floating telescopic mast at the center.

The design was created so that the overall view can be appreciated.

Description of the environmental conditions

It´s located in the heart of the heart of Guatemala´s economical center.

It withstands strong winds, and due to the enviromental pollution of the city, maintenance is a priority issue.

Material of the cover

  • Cable-net/Fabric/Hybrid/Foil
    Fabric
  • Type (code)
    Ferrari 702
  • Material Fabric/Foil
    Polyester/PVC/PVDF
  • Material coating
    PVC
  • Weight (g/m2)
    700

Main dimensions and form

  • Covered surface (m2)
    165
  • Maximum height (m)
    6
  • Total length (m)
    16
  • Total width (m)
    10

Duration of use

  • Temporary or permanent structure
    Permanent
  • Design lifespan in years
    06-10

Involved companies

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