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Kaeng Krachan Elephant Park

General Information

Beginning of works: May 2011
Completion: May 2014
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Shell
Function / usage: Elephant house
Material: Wood-concrete composite structure

Location

Location: , ,
Coordinates: 47° 23' 18.70" N    8° 34' 37.61" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

diameter 85 m
building area 5 400 m²
building volume 56 000 m³
roof surface 6 800 m²

Quantities

wood 950 m³ (14 000 m²)

Materials

shell wood
abutments reinforced concrete
tension ring prestressed concrete

Products, Services & Reports

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Participants

Owner
Architecture (design)
Architecture (detailed design)
Structural engineering
Subconsultant
Co-contractor
Concrete construction
Wood construction
Subcontractor
Material supplier
Scaffolding
Project direction
Electric planning
Remote monitoring system

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20065950
  • Date created
    05/02/2014
  • Last Update
    09/07/2017