An Overview of Fabric Tension Structures
Tension structures or tensile fabric structures are architecturally innovative forms of construction art that provide designers and end users a variety of aesthetic free-form canopy designs utilizing membranes such as PTFE-coated fiberglass or PVC. Design-build tensioned fabric structures are engineered and fabricated to meet worldwide structural, flame retardant, a weather proofing and natural forces requirements.
The Tension Structures Division of Eide Industries, Inc., provides expertise in design-build services helping architects and owners develop their tensile membrane project ideas, construct iconic structures and ultimately create a compelling and exciting atmosphere.
Benefits of Tension Fabric Structures
- Beautifully Diffused Daylighting
- Flexible Design Aesthetics
- Longstanding Durability & Sustainable
- Lightweight in Nature
- Minimal Maintenance
- Cost Efficient
- Ability to Span Long Distances
- Variety of Fabric Selection