cable roof

cable roof

A structural system consisting of a roof-deck and covering which are supported by cables.
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The cable roof is going to be laid shortly and it will be a marvel.
The design was dominated by cable roofs on which Frei Otto was engaged as consultant, but less visible was the reworked landscape underneath, which swallowed the technical necessities yet remained a delightful informal park for the people of Munich.
Introduction, Components of Suspended Roofs, Types of Cable Network Systems, Shapes of Cable Suspended Systems, Examples of Cable Suspended Roofs, Analysis of Suspension Structures, Construction Aspects of Cable Roofs, Design of Cable Roofs, Ancillary Problems, Erection of Cable Roofs, Economy, New Trends, References