arup: singapore national stadium
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oct 06, 2012
arup: singapore national stadium


‘singapore national stadium’ by arup, singapore
image © arup
all images courtesy of arup

with construction well underway for arup‘s ‘singapore national stadium’ on singapore’s waterfront, a 55,000 seat athletic facility
serving as a centerpiece to the ‘singapore sports hub’. the protecting roof is a 310 meter dome, currently measuring to be the largest in the world.
driven by the within the tropical climate, the canopy is retractable to provide shade from the sun or shelter from rain. a moveable lower tier
allows optimized views of diverse sporting activities. a covered area outside the structure also covers spectators from the weather
while waiting to enter an event of during gathering after a game concludes.


aerial view of dome
image © arup


site plan
image © arup


concierge
image © arup


executive suite
image © arup


wireframe of roof
image © arup


sustainability diagram
image © arup


construction
image © arup


construction
image © arup


construction
image © arup


construction
image © arup

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