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Air cushion roof for new School: "Zone.college" in Doetinchem

Buitink Technology realized an ETFE air cushion roof on behalf of "Woodteq Houtconstructies" for the new Zone.college in Doetinchem (Holland).  A school having so called Green and Innovative education.

The air cushion roof consists of 12 ETFE cushions with a total surface area of about 200 m2. The "pie shaped" ETFE cushion arrangement exhibit an outstanding circular roof.

 
 

Heat refelecting ETFE roof

The air cushion roof consists of 4 layers of ETFE foil (so 3 air chambers) and is fully transparent. The outer layer of ETFE has an IR (infra red) block to reduce heat input through solar radiation.

LTA-value: about 0,39
ZTA-value:
about 0,38
U-value: about 2 W/ m2 K        
 

Projectdata air cushion roof

Size: 200 m2, consisting of 12 cushions         
Material:
ETFE foil, transparant with IR block
Client: Zone.college
Main contractor: BINX Smartility
Wood construction: Woodteq Houtconstructies
ETFE air cushion roof:        
Buitink Technology
Year of execution: 2019

Engineering ETFE roof

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Installation ETFE air cushion roof

 

Location

Gildenbroederslaan 3, 7005 BM Doetinchem

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