MUSEUM SEERO FI AL ARDH CAROUSEL

Structural studies

Client
Qatar Foundation
Architect
EMA Eric Maria Associés
Location
Doha, Qatar
Year
2012 - 2013
Photos 5 and 6
Adrien Barakat

OVERVIEW
Seero Fi Alardh (Carousel) is a pavilion building housing with a diameter of 48 meters and a height of 12 meters, a carousel and incorporating artwork along with supporting facilities located in the Qatar Foundation Education City adjacent to Al Shaqab horse riding academy, Ar-Rayyan, Qatar.

STRUCTURE
The envelope consists of a 750 tons circular steel structure spanning over 48 meters, erected on 4 pillars comprising 2000 square meters of glazed acoustic roofing and 6 independently operated curved units of double skin glass facade covering a full radial opening of 72 meters.

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