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Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Year of Completion
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Warm-summer Humid Continental Climate (Dfb)
Material and its Properties
The plywood used in the skating shelters were lab-tested to map its structural stresses, which were relieved by a series of cuts and openings. The material enables the temporary shelters to be easily deployable and elegant in overall geometry.
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Patkau Architects, "Skating Shelters" (2011). Building Case Studies. 281.
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