Tensile Membrane Structures, Raleigh-Durham International Airport

Raleigh, North Carolina

Completion

2003

Geiger Engineers engineered three tensile membrane structures to act as canopies for the Raleigh-Durham International Airport's parking facility. The PTFE-coated fiberglass canopies cover nominally 30,000 sq ft (2,800 sq m). Geiger Engineers' role included structural design of the tensile membranes as well as their steel support structures.