London Olympic Stadium Transformation Project “The Halo”

  • Date
  • No Date
  • Location
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Size
  • 9,815 m²
  • Sector
  • Sport
  • Structure
  • Steel
  • Application
  • Canopy
  • Architect

Description

London Stadium Transformation Texlon® ETFE Halo and West Stand canopies by Vector Foiltec.

Outstanding structure

The steel columns were designed to pass through the center of  the Texlon® ETFE cushion while inner pressure is maintained. A brilliant work done by Vector Foiltec.

Awards

2015 WAF Award for Leisure-Led Development goes to Olympic Stadium Transformation. Congratulations to Populous for winning a World Architecture Festival Award for the spectacular transformation of the London Olympic Stadium (for Leisure-Led Development)!

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Rendering vs real-life canopy

Notes

Images: Sam Peach