Palasport, Ravenna (Italy)

Designed by Renzo Piano, the indoor sports arena in Ravenna has a shell-shaped roof with a diameter of 100 m. The roof is made up of thin prefabricated concrete elements and covers the entire surface of the arena, including the seating areas accommodating up to 5000 spectators.

Client

Comune di Ravenna

Period

1987

Amount

€ 9.038.000

Progetto

RPBW – Renzo Piano con Shunji Ishida, Flavio Marano, Ottavio Di Blasi, Mario Cucinella

Consultants

Claudio Zambonin e Eros Grava