translucent roof

translucent roof

A roof comprised of a structural system wherein the voids are filled with a material that lets light pass through, but is not transparent.
See also: Roof
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Designed by ADG and JAHN architecture firms, the new stadium features a monumental translucent roof that covers the large and central lobby, with outstanding stalls and commercial areas.
Each unit will benefit from singlestorey ClearSpan steel portal frame construction, 6m eaves beneath pitched and hipped insulated metal profile sheet roofs incorporating translucent roof lights.
The building is described as a "brick construction with concrete floor and corrugated roof benefiting from translucent roof panels".
The system needs to block light from coming through the massive glass walls and translucent roof of the 1.7 million-square-foot building.<br />Vekich said in an interview Friday that the five companies in the running for the "darkening solution" have been asked to "sharpen their pencils."<br />Asked if that means the proposals are over budget, Vekich said only that the board always wants to get the "best financial results" for enhancements at the stadium, which is owned and operated by the MSFA.
"The workshop/industrial accommodation is of steel portal frame construction with profile sheet cladding with translucent roof panels.
Madison Heights, MI, August 28, 2015 --(PR.com)-- The leading manufacturer of branded cart corrals introduces The Arbor Series cart corral line - a fresh design with clean lines, optional translucent roof and hanging banner.
The structures' side walls measure 3m high and the covering fabric includes Goosewing grey walls and a white translucent roof.
Chris Montgomery, Network Rail's project director for the Birmingham New Street project, said the translucent roof covering would allow natural light to stream down through the atrium onto the huge new concourse below.
The translucent roof also continues to let some light in during the day, but by the time matches kick off at 4.30pm, all of the pitch and some 80% of the seating is already in shade.
"You think [what you see now] was always the plan, but the fact is that it wasn't." Among the unrealized designs are the 1930 Olmsted Bartholomew Plan, which would have created a network of parks in the city, and Rem Koolhaas's 2001 scheme to unite LACMA's isolated galleries under one translucent roof.--Carren Jae
It was a very, very good match for me." With rain pounding on the translucent roof, Williams and Date-Krumm put on a fighting display of competitive tennis.
A light-diffusing translucent roof, integrated into the structural framing, balances interior and exterior light levels and eliminates glare.