#Olympics

#EngineeringTheOlympics: International Broadcast Centre by AECOM

1 year ago — 2 min read

The International Broadcast Centre is the largest building in the Olympic Park, and while visually it might not have the...

#EngineeringTheOlympics: The Olympic Velodrome

1 year ago — 2 min read

Unlike custom built venues, the Olympic Velodrome was originally intended as a re-use of the legacy velodrome from the Pan...

#EngineeringTheOlympics: Handball arena by AND Architects

1 year ago — 1.5 min read

UK based Architects AndArchitects, who created six temporary buildings for the last games in London, are behind the 25,000m² Handball...

#EngineeringTheOlympics: Tennis Centre by GMP

1 year ago — 1 min read

Based in Hamburg, GMP Architekten is the architecture firm behind the Tennis Centre. The Tennis Centre can accommodate up to...

#EngineeringTheOlympics: Tolerance in Olympic Swimming results in more ties

1 year ago — 3 min read

When Michael Phelps, Chad Le Clos and Laszlo Cseh tied for silver it was the first ever three-way tie in...

#EngineeringTheOlympics: Arenas Cariocas by Wilkinson Eyre

1 year ago — 2 min read

WilkinsonEyre’s cascading three-in-one Arenas Cariocas is the largest venue within Rio's Olympic Park. It will host various Olympic and Paralympic...