Stage Shade Structure

As part of the town square’s revitalisation project, 8 individual curved members with smaller blocking members will form this shade structure’s “grid-shell”

Facts
8 curved LVL frames
77 blocking pieces
15 m span

TBS Involvement
Structural design
3d modelling and detailing
Workshop drawings for steelwork
Prefabrication
Manufacture of form work for concrete footings
Insuring of site buildability

Article in Civil Engineers Australia

Project Details

LocationSouth Headland, Western Australia

Completed2012

Architectural designAdvanced Timber Design Research Centre

Structural designScott Smalley Partnership & Timberbuilt Australia Pty Ltd