Covered Walkway for a Shopping Mall
Nowadays, more and more commercial centers are launched. Among those, consumers always pay attention and choose the eye-catching, sophisticated design as a destination for shopping. Because of that reason, the architects study a unique design to attract pedestrians and Membrane structures is their choice.
Entrant: GeoMetal Limited (Design & Engineering)
Location: Nonthaburi, Thailand.
Completed: 24 August 2015
Client: Central Pattana Public Company Limited
Team: Pasalandscape Company Limited, Fastech Company Limited, Project Planing Public Company Limited, Power Line Engineering Public Company Limited, Fastech Company Limited
DESIGN / FABRICATION / INSTALLATION BRIEF
First concept was a waving, curved surface, using steel arch as supporting structures.
Engineering works also include form-finding, structure analysis, CFD analysis, detailing design, Installation method.
Rigid frame, steel three-dimensional curved arch
Central skywalk fabric area 191 sqm.
Steel weight 7.410 tons.
Fabric type 702T2 - High-frequency welding method was chosen .