Eide Industries Inc. Cerritos, CA

Project Details

Fabric 1

Sheerfill V
Producer: Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp.
Supplier: Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp.

Design Company
John Friedman Alice Kimm Architects, Inc.

Architect Company
John Friedman Alice Kimm Architects, Inc.

Fabrication Name
Erik Jarvie

Fabrication Company
Eide Industries, Inc.

Project Manager Name
Matt Aulbach

Project Manager Company
Eide Industries, Inc.

Installation Name
Albert Soto

Installation Company
Eide Industries, Inc.

Please describe the project specifications

Tensioned Membrane Panels
- Seven (7) panels with various sizes
- Approximate total of 489 Sq.Ft of fabric
- Flame retardant, Sheerfill V PTFE Coated Fiberglass Membranes
- Clamped Perimeter

What was the purpose of this project? What did the client request?

As part of the Los Angeles conversion of a city district to a residential community, a half-acre park was opened to bring a bit of green space to the neighborhood. The Arts District Park was designed to include a playground, a mural wall, benches, tables, and a band-shell shade structure that covers an outdoor performance area.

What is unique or complex about the project?

The structure features seven tensioned membrane panels made with flame-retardant Sheerfill V PTFE coated fiberglass fabric.

What were the results of the project?

The eagerly anticipated neighborhood park with outdoor performance area was opened to the public for all to enjoy.

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