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Cocoon ECQ

Two identical structures | Single layer | Free form frame | Span 100 x 27 m. wide | 2 floors height | Columnless | Triangular IGU glazing

Size: 5.041 sqm.

With the HEXANOM single-layer free-form frame system, we can build anything.

It’s ideal for architects, designers, and builders who want to provide elegant and modern executions of their visions.

In the AL MANSOUR GATE Lusail, State of Qatar, the cocoon structures were inspired by nature. Their rounded shape and curved roof was designed to be soothing and relaxing, with plenty of natural light during the day and a cosy atmosphere at night.

Constructed to bring something unique to the cityscape, HEXANOM cocoons are structures with dimensions of 100 meters long by 27 meters, wide and columnless. 5.041 sqm. Consisted of 8.096 unique members, 2.728 unique nodes and 5.028 unique panels that create the feeling of an open environment capable of hosting unique commercial enterprises.

Identity in your outdoor and indoor spaces takes on a whole new meaning when you explore the possibilities of parametric design! ΗΕΧΑΝΟΜ brings the architect’s vision into a real masterpiece.

Today, architects worldwide are re-approaching the use of free-form shapes. Fluid Structures are inspired by nature. This trend stems from a desire to give the world more structures inspired by natural shapes and have less to do with functional forms.
These structures would not have come true if architects had not dared to think beyond linear shapes.
Aesthetic needs are easily met using state-of-the-art HEXANOM engineering design applications.