Cable Stiffened Structures
High strength cables in stainless steel or galfan coated steel are used to create super transparent structures. The cables are usually prestressed on site in order to increase the rigidity in the overall structure.
Four Seasons Hotel | Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Lindner Scope of the Five Star Four Seasons Hotel Tower with an overall height of 201m located on reclaimed island in Bahrain Bay, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain. Scope: Roof substructure (1.960m²) for lobby area: existing of space frame canopy out of CHS tubes and standard nodes. Two conventional main trusses implemented into the space frame structure serving as supports for North and South facade cable net system. Cable Net Wall System (630m²): vertical and horizontal stainless steel cables forming a 1,5m x 1,5m cable mesh to support insulated glass panels by use of cable clamps at South and North facade. Each facade is approx. 12m high and 30m wide. Vestibule: Located in the North Facade forming the main entrance by one exterior and one interior independent facade (6m high and 18m wide). Main entrance via one revolving door and four swing doors.
Award for Brick Architecture goes to Bremer Landesbank
22.11.2017 - The Fritz-Höger-Award for brick architecture was awarded in October for the fourth time. The international architecture award has the intention of moving brick construction into the focus of builders. Being a representative of North-German brick architecture, whose constructions developed into ture brick icons over the decades, Fritz Höger quickly chosen as a namesake for the award. read more
Customized facades for the new Bracknell town center
26.10.2017 - The redevelopment of the town centre in the 55,000 inhabitant city Bracknell in the southwest of London included the construction of 580,000 sq ft retail and leisure site area with new, conspicuous retail buildings with complex façade and roofing designs. read more
Flower Ornamentation on the Facade
14.06.2017 - With the residential and business building “Blumenhaus” (Flower House), Wiel Arets Architects seeks to create an architectural contrast between the otherwise rather rough surroundings in the former industrial area in central Zurich. The Facade elements with worked-in flower silhouettes have been produced and installed by Lindner Fassaden GmbH. read more