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Athens – Olympiacos FC Stadium

The steel structure is composed of a stand on the highest level and its global roofing system which is supported by a 6.44 metre Reinforced Concrete element that surrounds the entire stadium.

The steel structure is essentially constructed with the following components:

- Step support beams, spaced with 6 metre constant pitch

- Structure of main roofing, consisting of 14 large cantilevers arranged on the same vertical plane of the step support beams; each cantilever is formed by a spatial reticular macro and balanced by a vertical pillar that reaches the ground.

- Secondary roofing structure, consisting of rectangular section beams arranged radially.

- Roofing membrane, constructed with panels, composed of polyester and highly resistant PVDF, double curvature and pre-stressed.

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Papers:

2004 – The steel structure of the new football stadium of Olympiakos

2004 – Wind-Tunnel tests and design loads of the roof of the new Karaiskaki Olympic Stadium in Piraeus

2004 – Wind-tunnel tests of the roof of the new karaiskaki

2005 – Le strutture metalliche del nuovo stadio G. Karaiskakis in Pireo