Canopies SAB, Leipzig, DE, 2020

Form-finding, Lightweight, Membrane

A total of 132 interconnected individual canopies were planned and build for the courtyard roofing of the new building of the Sächsische Aufbaubank - Förderbank SAB. The mushroom-head-shaped canopies are covered with a PTFE/glas membrane on both the upper and lower sides and are attached to the upper end of 22 m high spun concrete columns. The diameters of the individual canopies vary between 2.5 m and 5.0 m.

Span: max. 5 m
Number: 132 Canopies
Material: PTFE/glas

Client: Sächsische Aufbaubank - Förderbank
Collaboration: TENTUM GmbH, Koch Membranen GmbH
Scope: Structural design phase 4-5 (Steel and Membrane)
Planning period: 2020
Completion: 2021