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General Information

Completion: 1996
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Space truss
Ribbed concrete slab
Function / usage: Factory building

Location

Location: , , ,

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 35 m
span 35 m
length 70 m
number of columns 4

Materials

foundations reinforced concrete
roof truss steel
columns reinforced concrete

Notes

Innovative techinque for long span slab structures using a welded spatial truss made of standard rebars (otherwise used as reinforcement in concrete) and "in situ" compresion layers made of concrete. One of the largest "mixed reticular slabs" (tridilosa) when built. The interior space is 2 450 m² with only four interior supports and a self-weight of the roof of only 2.8 kN/m³ (280 kg/m³).

Participants

Structural engineering

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20059912
  • Date created
    04/05/2011
  • Last Update
    30/07/2014