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Abuja Velodrome

General Information

Completion: 2002
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Cable net
Membrane structure
Function / usage: Velodrome

Location

Location: , ,
Coordinates: 9° 2' 21.00" N    7° 27' 26.00" E
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Technical Information

Dimensions

masts height ca. 50 m
membrane width 107 m
height 28 m
length 126 m
membrane covered area 10 649 m²

Quantities

membrane membrane surface area 12 718 m²

Materials

pylons steel
membrane PTFE-coated glass-fiber fabric

Chronology

2003 Shortly after completion the original membrane roof is destroyed in a storm although the masts remain intact.

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Participants

Initial construction (2002)
Design
Reconstruction (2003)
Structural engineering
Construction drawings
Checking engineering
General contractor
Cables
Membrane supplier
Cable installation

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20015988
  • Date created
    09/04/2005
  • Last Update
    23/07/2014