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Stage covering Den Haag | 2000 | Membrane | Netherlands


General information
Location address Zuiderpark, The Hague
Location country Netherlands
Year of construction 2000
Function of building Theatres & cinemas
Primary function of the tensile structure Rain protection
Degree of enclosure Open structure
Short description of the project The Zuiderpark Open Air Theater stage covering consist of two steel arches, one slanted forward, one slanted backward. The frontarch spans 34 meters in total, while the backarch is supported by two steel columns. The membrane is an archtype structure. It covers the complete stage with a projected area of 350 square meters. The height varies from 12 meters at the front to 9 meters at the back.
Misc. project details
Duration of use
Temporary or permanent structure Permanent
Design lifespan in years 11-20
Material of the cover
Cable-net/Textile/Hybrid/Foil Fabric
Type (code) III
Material Fabric/Foil Polyester
Material coating PVC
Weight (g/m2) 1050
Main dimensions and form
Covered surface (m2) 350
Total length (m) 34
Minimum height (m) 9
Maximum height (m) 12
Maximum free span (m) 34
Form of entire structure Anticlastic
Involved companies
Engineers Tentech BV
Editor Rogier Houtman
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