Structure Type: Amphitheater
Project Scope: Secondary Steel and PVC Membrane Engineering & Installation
Project Size: 55,000 sqft
Material: PVC Membrane
Location: Cleveland, OH
Completion Date: 2005
Market Segment: Event & Entertainment Facilities
Owner: Jacobs Investments
General Contractor: Great Lakes Construction
Architect: Richard L. Bowen + Associates, Inc.
Structural Engineer: Geiger Engineers
Situated on the banks of the Cuyahoga River, Jacobs Pavilion’s multiple overlapping fields of fabric provide a dynamic canopy for concerts, tennis tournaments, and other events. As a pure tensile structure, its engineering was ahead of its time upon completion in 2005.