built / location 1990 / Sheffield, GB
architect Sheffield City Council
membrane structure IPL, Radolfzell
membrane static Anthony Hunt Associates
material glass/PTFE
covered area 4,500 sq.m
The fabric roof structure was built to cover the grandstand of the sport stadium. Eleven membrane panels consisting of nine bow membranes and two corner panels, form a conic shape. The fabric roof structure of PTFE-coated fiberglass fabric is tensioned between the steel construction of tubular frame supports.

Glass PTFE was the best choice as material for the fabric roof structure for this Stadium, due to the excellent material performance

The fabric roof structure for Stadiums brings the ultimate shade and rain protection.