Estadio Algarve

built 2003
location Faro, Portugal
architect AARQ Atelier de Arquitectura, Lissabon + W.S. Atkins, UK
static membrane form TL, Radolfzell
covered area 10.200 sq.m
material PES/PVC
The southern and eastern grandstands received a new fabric structure as a roof, which is suspended from main rope trusses and supported by a spaciously stretching steel arch truss binder concept. The fabric structure consists of 32 membrane fields with a width of 14.4 meters each and lengths of 31 to 45 meters. The total covered area of the fabric structure is 10,168 sq. m.

Fabric structures by CENO provides an aesthetic design with integrated structural properties, superior of other traditional materials.