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Dome (Large Space)

Overview Large area skeleton roof structure comprised of steel-framed grid 3-D trusses that are capable of covering an area with as much as 200-meter span.
Features Enables construction of large, low-rise structures, as well as scheduling and cost reductions.
Works Kitakyushu Media Dome (completed in 1999) is one of the largest covered bicycle racing facilities in Japan with a 400-meter banked bicycle track inside an oval dome roof (major axis: 205m, minor axis:142m). The CFT incorporated frame supporting the roof and PC stepped flooring areas for spectator seating were constructed over a greatly reduced time frame.
Usage Suited to covered sporting facilities and large exhibition arenas.
Kitakyushu Media Dome
  • Steel framework on the roofSteel roof framework
  • InteriorInterior
 
Main Construction Works

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