The idea of a big roof to cover the entire structure has come up showing that in this way a more feasyble realisation could be envisaged.
The higher volumes, and double-storey building units will pop up above the roof, thus an interesting lightin and ventilation system can be envisaged
section through the hall:
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the roof structure is basically held up by a series of gum-poles.
the facade of the hall:
detail of the setback/raised roof part permitting ventilation and lighting.
elevation of the office units:
the gum-poles form a series of triangles that create an ideal support for our roof.
3D-sketch of the office roofing structure:
3D-sketch of the structure for the hall:
looks very complicated, and I can tell you, have tried to make it not to difficult, but the structure is very simple an will enable us to build the big roof with no difficulty.