transparent roof

transparent roof

A structural system that is composed with an all glass infill, similar to those used in greenhouses.
See also: Roof
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The transparent roof allows sunlight to penetrate without of heat escaping.
In that case, the stadium would sit inside the hole, with two terraces covered by a transparent roof and the rest of the pitch surrounded by an informal fan area that could be developed at a later date.
In that case the stadium would sit inside the hole, with two terraces covered by a transparent roof and the rest of the pitch surrounded by an informal fan area that could be developed at a later date.
The greenhouse's structure made of walls and transparent roof enables plants to grow in regulated climatic conditions, and provides a different weather than the outer environment.
The four-level engineering concept was developed in July 2010 by Arup company, with a tricorn shape and semi transparent roof.The total area is 65,000 square meters.
Brad Guzan said: "At field level, the way the transparent roof extends over the stands creates a really dramatic atmosphere.
Keeping in line with the brand's sustainability mission, the design of the Bahrain store features transparent roof hatches, minimised glazed areas, skylights, and solvent-free paints, she explained.
Sustainability, said Ms Gustafsson, is a key focus of the brand hence the Bahrain store features transparent roof hatches, minimised glazing, skylights and solvent-free paints.
The new, transparent roof allows passengers to take in the cityscape above them.
These greenhouses are outfitted with transparent roof panels embedded with a bright magenta luminescent dye that absorbs light and transfers energy to narrow photovoltaic strips, where electricity is produced.
Once you get past the doors, which are 5ft wide after sliding opening, the interior is completely connected to Wifi and features an amazing amount of natural light thanks to the nearly transparent roof. Each seat, Chrysler says, is designed to have its own viewpoints and natural light filtering through.

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