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Akita Skydome

General Information

Beginning of works: 1988
Completion: 1990
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

Location: , , ,
Coordinates: 39° 37' 22.78" N    140° 12' 9.22" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

height 32.2 m
covered area 12 123.79 m²
maximum snow load 450 kgf/m²
site area 40 000 m²
total floor area 12 158.13 m²

Design Loads

wind resistant to 60 m/s

Materials

membrane PTFE-coated glass-fiber fabric
building structure reinforced concrete

Chronology

March 1987
- November 1987

Preliminary design

December 1987
- May 1988

Execution design

June 1988
- January 1990

Construction period.

August 1989
- November 1989

Membrane construction

Notes

Reinforced by Vierendeel trusses.

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  • Structure-ID
    20000124
  • Date created
    12/04/1999
  • Last Update
    20/08/2015