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Bike Shelter Canopy – Folded Plate Timber Structure


 

Lightweight folded plate timber structure made of 14cm thick cross laminated timber on steel posts.  It will serve as roofing structure for bicycles.

Completion: expected in 2020

Location: Boston, USA

Architecture:
Behnisch Architekten, Boston, USA

Structural Engineering:
Jan Knippers Ingenieure
Lotte Aldinger, Anna Krtschil

Timber Constructor:
Blumer Lehmann AG, Gossau, Switzerland
David Riggenbach

Image Credits: Behnisch Architekten, Jan Knippers Ingenieure