Lightweight geometric forms filling an internal space generally with no applied environmental loads - from wind, rain or snow - but usually a small amount of prestress.

Tarek Automated Retractable Umbrellas

Entrant: MakMax Australia (Engineer, Fabricator, Installer)

Location: Al Sadd Doho, Qatar.   Completed: February 2016

Client: Taiyo Middle East

Team: Peter Kamols, Robert McDonald, Mike Lester MakMax Australia, MakMax Australia

Tweed Regional Aquatic Centre - Suspended Ceiling


Entrant:                UFS Australasia Pty Ltd - Designer / Fabricator
Location:              Murwillumbah - Northern NSW
Client:                   Multispan Australia Pty Ltd
Struct. Eng.:        Ferrari Proprietary System
Builder:                Universal Fabric Structures / Ozrig
Fabricator:          Fabric Shelter Systems

  

Moet & Chandon

Entrant: Taiyo Membrane Corp (MakMax)
Client: Moet & Chandon Australia
Architect: Chris Bosse (PTW)
Structural Engineer: Xiang Du (TMC)
Fabricator(s): Taiyo Membrane Corp

4001 A  4001 B

Very lightweight highly curved forms may be used to create exciting geometric forms to fill a void.

There will be no external environmental loads from wind, rain or snow but a small degree of prestress and accurate patterning are required.

28,15,0,50,1
600,600,60,1,5000,1000,25,2000
90,300,1,50,12,25,50,1,70,12,1,50,1,1,1,5000
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The RAIA Bar

Entrant:            MakMax Australia – Designer
Location:           Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre – Melbourne
Client:              The Australian Institute of Architects
Architect:          LAVA
Struct. Eng.:      MakMax Australia
Others:             MakMax (Installation)
Fabricator:         MakMax Australia

  

Entry Paradise Pavilion

Entrant: Taiyo Membrane Corp
Client: Chris Bosse
Architect: Taiyo Membrane Corp & Chris Bosse
Structural Engineer: Xiang Du (TMC)
Fabricator(s): Taiyo Membrane Corp

4002 A  4002 C

Green Void

Entrant:              MakMax Australia – Designer
Location:            31 Alfred Street - Sydney NSW 2000
Client:                City of Sydney
Architect:           LAVA (Laboratory of Visionary Architecture)
Struct. Eng.:       MakMax Australia
Others:              MakMax (Installation)
Fabricator:          MakMax Australia

  

Tower House Netting

Tensys Engineers Pty Ltd (Engineer)

Location: Fitzroy, Victoria.   Completed: 2014

Client: Philip & Sophia Ross

Team: Áustin Maynard Architects, Maurice Farrugia & Assoc, Tensys – net design & details, Oxley Nets (net) McDonald Marine (ropes), Overend Constructions Pty Ltd