Stadia & Arenas, Stadium

SPM Swimming Stadium Delhi

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Delhi’s Dr S. P. Mukherjee Swimming Pool Complex features an Olympic-size swimming pool for the Commonwealth Games in 2010. The roof structure has elliptical shape in plan with main dimensions of 150 m x 129 m. Based on a rectangular grid two layers of parallel strand bundles span in between the massive compression ring. Both layers are spread apart by flying masts, forming a three dimensional lens shaped structure. For this application the strand technology normally used for pre-stressed concrete bridges, was further developed. The fully insulated roof cladding consists of aluminum metal deck with a metal roof cladding. The concrete compression ring is supported by 32 radial arranged concrete shear walls. The glass façade with horizontal sun louvers creates the generous interior space needed for a state of the art swimming complex.

Location
Delhi, India
Architect
gmp · Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner
Cooperation
Consulting Engineering Services (India) Ltd.
Owner
City of New Delhi
Partner
Knut Göppert

Technical Data

Length x width
147 m x 129 m
Height
33 m
Span
150 m
Roof area
16,500 m²
Gross floor area
11,500 m²
Seats
5,200

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