New Cairo stadium cover roof is a light spoke wheel structure, that is the most suitable structural system for big span design.
Following architectural design, roof structural system is composed by:
Principal tridimensional tensile structure composed by:
- An internal tension ring;
- 32 internal radial bearing cables;
- 32 internal radial stabilizing cables;
- 32 hanging details with variable length;
- 32 inclined pylon.
Secondary structural system composed by:
- 64 secondary spatial trusses that follow roof cover wave shape;
- 64 membrane cover panels.