Inspired and Designed to Mimic the Undulating Northern Lights, Birdair's PTFE Canopy is a Signature Feature for Shell Place
International stars, national heroes and local talent will soon grace the Nexen Energy (a CNOOC Limited Company) Stage at SMS Equipment Stadium at Shell Place, filling the air with the shouts of frenzied fans under the vast northern lights. The stadium is part of a major expansion project, which will allow Shell Place to host a variety of large-scale events at the outdoor performance center. It will feature an iconic tensile membrane canopy by Birdair.
Location: Fort McMurray, AB Canada
Completion Date: 2014
The Domain Mall in Austin Gets Iconic Renovation with Birdair
Situated in a beautiful park-like setting, The Domain Mall features 100 upscale and mainstream retail stores and restaurants, almost half of which are exclusive within the market. A sampling of retailers includes high-end boutiques such as David Yurman, Louis Vuitton, Ralph Lauren, Tiffany & Co.
Location: Austin, TX
Completion Date: February 2015
Birdair to provide same PTFE designed Canopies for the Northwest Extension of Valley Metro Light Rail
Birdair is currently underway in the field installing 54 new canopy structures for Northwest Extension of the Valley Metro Light Rail featuring PTFE fiberglass membrane. Birdair's scope included design, fabrication, supply and installation of the PTFE membrane, cables, structural steel arms, and clamping.
These canopies are utilizing the same design that Birdair previously designed and built back in 2006.
Location: Phoenix, AR
Completion Date: 2015
Birdair Expertise Tapped for New Atlanta Stadium
AMB Sports & Entertainment (AMBSE) has selected Birdair as the specialty contractor for the roof pillow system and facade solution for the new Atlanta stadium. The new state-of-the-art facility, set to open in 2017, will be home to the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons and MLS Atlanta, and will host concerts, conventions and other marquee sports and entertainment events.
Location: Atlanta, GA
Completion Date: 2017
World Cup Venue to Feature Birdair’s PTFE Membrane, ETFE Film and Tensotherm™ - Insulated Tensioned Membrane
May 01, 2015
In order to host some of the world’s most anticipated events, world-class stadiums require expertise in design and use of top-of-the-line products.
Birdair has teamed up with Hanley Wood University to offer CE credits on two Tensile Architecture topics. The courses, "An Introduction to ETFE Architecture" and "From Idea to Icon-Designing and Building with Tensile Architecture," are both available for one course credit each. Visit HanleyWoodUniversity.com to learn more.