Structurflex tensile structures are the perfect choice for value-engineering, because the cost of fabrication and installation is approximately one-third of the cost of traditional metal structures. Our turnkey service includes design, engineering, fabrication, and installation in locations across the globe. The inherent flexibility of fabric architecture, combined with its environmental benefits and ability to satisfy LEED requirements, make it a popular choice for both architects and contractors.
We are pleased to have collaborated with KieranTimberlake and the outfit of a parking structure on the Rice University Campus. In their blog post, they describe the concepts they employed to create an iconic sculptural element. For more details see the KieranTimberlake blog post.
While tensile fabric has several distinct advantages over more traditional materials like glass, one of the most important may be its ability to withstand severe weather events. Our tensile structures and tensile facades in Miami, Jacksonville, Houston, Fort Worth, Waco, and Atlanta did not sustain any damage or require any repair despite enduring events ranging […]