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Minnesota Viking’s Stadium – Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.

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Building Name: Minnesota Viking’s Stadium
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Architect: HKS
Structural Engineering: Thornton Tomasetti
Construction: Mortenson Construction
Scheduled Completion: 2016

AE Interest: Use of sloped roofs to account for large amounts of snow, steeper slope in north side because of less sunlight exposure, use of ETFE on roof for natural light and it has strong corrosion resistance and strength over wide temperature range
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Written by Vicki Elving

September 9, 2014 at 3:23 pm

Posted in Built

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