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Arena Zagreb – Zagreb, Croatia

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Building: Arena Zagreb
Location: Zagreb, Croatia
Completed: 2009
Architect: UPI-2M
Structural Engineer: UPI-2M
Main Contractors: TriGránit, Ingra

AE Interest: Oval ribbed bowl structure is a landmark to otherwise underdeveloped area; Suspended roof structure minimizes extra support below; Designed to host  2009 World Men’s Handball Championship, but flexibility of grandstand allows for use of any event

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Written by Caitlyn Kallus

September 9, 2014 at 4:30 pm

Posted in Built

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