Tensile Structure for "International Circus Festival of Italy"

Customer Project

For twenty years, the Circus Festival in Latina has been thrilling audiences with the world’s most talented artists. The International Circus Festival of Italy, founded by Giulio Montico and operated by the Montico family, has been recognized globally since the first performance. The circus tent built in Latina has made it possible to appreciate the quality of the many artists performing there.

Investor Festival del Circo di Latina
Via Vincenzo Rossetti
04100 Latina, Italy
Structural Design Studio Rota Nodari
Via M. Zanchi, 85
24022 Bergamo, Italy
Mounting New Cover S.a.S.
V.le Pier Luigi Nervi, 246


Structural Design

The membrane-covered cable structure is a temporary structure which includes eight masts as well as poles and steel cables. The floor plan is 60 x 36 m with a covered area of 2146 m2.

The structure is covered with a highly resistant polyester with polyvinyl chloride coating fabric, a special fabrication for textile structures. The middle masts are varying pipe steel cross-sections with 245 cm x 8 cm dimensions from the ground up to a height of 8 m and 225 cm x12 cm dimensions to the remaining top of the tent. The poles are 76 cm x 3 cm and 89 cm x 3 cm spaced at a maximum distance of 2 m. The total membrane height is 13.2 m.

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