A new roof for the Olympic Stadium

Author: Tim Finlay and Chris Walker

Date published

2 July 2015

Price
Free

A new roof for the Olympic Stadium

Date published

2 July 2015

Author

Tim Finlay and Chris Walker

Price

Free

Author

Tim Finlay and Chris Walker

The design and erection engineering behind the new innovative gravity-stressed cable-net roof over the London 2012 Olympic Stadium.

Updated 24 March 2020

The London 2012 Olympic Stadium was transformed and then reopened as a world-class multi-mode athletics and football venue.

This talk describes the work to deconstruct the original roof and strengthen the retained supporting structure.


Further reading

Read the Structural Engineer article about the design and construction of the London 2012 Stadium.

A new roof for the Olympic Stadium

Additional information

Format:
Video
Video Length:
01:06:21
Publisher:
IStructE

Tags

Case Study Stadium Roof Video IStructE London HQ

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