The Structural Engineer > Archive > Volume 51 (1973) > Issues > Issue 9 > The Sydney Opera House Glass Walls
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The Sydney Opera House Glass Walls

Just as the structure of the Sydney Opera House is unique in its shape and overall complexity, so are the glass walls which enclose the building. Many of the problems encountered in the design and construction of the walls were entirely without precedent, and had therefore to be solved from first principles. D.D. Croft and J.A. Hooper

Author(s): Croft, DD;Hooper, JA;Shakir-Khalil, H

Keywords: sydney opera house, australia;walls;laminated glass;research