Continuing Education

Amazon Biospheres: Understanding the complex geometry, analysis, fabrication, and erection [Y1]

This session is a case-study of the engineering and fabrication behind the new Amazon Biospheres project, which consists of three intersecting glass-and-steel spheres enclosing five freestanding floors, totaling 65,000 ft2 and functioning as the centerpiece and gathering spot for a new, 3.5 million-ft2 urban corporate headquarters.

Intended Audience: Engineers, Fabricators, Erectors, Detailers, Architects
Track: Case Study

  • Date: 4/11/2018 - 4/13/2018
  • PDH Credits: 0


Jon Magnusson, PE, SE, Hon.AIA, NAE; Mike Eckstein

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