Perth | Australia
WA Architecture Awards 2018
Sport and Arena
Government of Western Australia
Taiyo Membrane Corporation
COX Architecture | HASSELL | HKS
PTFE Fiberglass | Aluminium | Steel
The unique bronze façade uses anodized aluminum which reflects Western Australia’s unique geology by day and, using state of the art LED lighting, home team colors by night. The lightweight fabric roof covers 85% of the seats and responds to Perth’s climatic conditions.
Maffeis Engineering was responsible for the design of architectural fabric during the concept phase and full design during construction phase for the fabric, secondary steel structure and detailing of clamping.