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Towards the sky - Mesh by GKD used for Kauffman Center

The architect Moshe Safdie faced a long list of challenges constructing the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in Kansas City, Missouri. In particular, the wall covering of the concert hall turned out to be difficult: 20 metres in height, a concave surface, acoustical neutrality, and a small freight elevator for the mounting parts. Stainless steel mesh of the type PC-Tigris by GKD - Gebr. Kufferath AG provided a solution. With 700 square metres of the mesh, installed as 101 single ...

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