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Virginia Center Canopy – Reno, NV, U.S.

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Building: Virginia Center Canopy
Location: Reno, NV
Date Completed: 2007
Cost: $3 Million
Structural Engineer: Geiger Engineers, David H. Geiger

AE Interests: The 17,000 square foot cable stayed canopy covers an ice rink in winter and a 3,500 seat amphitheater in summer. The iconic structure is supported on 2 freestanding steel towers.

Written by Pilar Guerrero

January 31, 2011 at 1:57 pm

Posted in Built

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