Aquatics Center in Beijing Olympic Park, one of the iconic buildings
of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. Commitments during the Olympic
swimming, diving, synchronized swimming, water polo match, audience
seating 17,000. After the race, swimming, fitness and leisure activities
in one of the center will be built with the international advanced
"Water Cube" National Stadium "Bird's
Nest" are located on both sides of the axis, one round, echoes,
constitutes a unique landscape of "People's Olympics".
The entire "Water Cube" is divided into four layers, the
negative layer game workspace, and second floor of the resort and
auditorium, three operating space reserved for venues.
"Water Cube" building structures from
the concept of soap bubbles accumulate to create the feeling of
the water molecules, each pillow is irregular polyhedron, so the
air pillow relying steel architecture also requires a multi-dimensional
space dodecahedron or 14 faces, to build the steel structure is
the first time in the country and the world.
Skin constituting the "Water Cube" is
more than 3,000 the irregular air pillow made ??of ETFE film bubble,
a circle 2 meters high fence around the stadium, and dug in the
fence a width of 6 m, depth 0.5 m moat. As the air pillow is translucent,
the birds will not stay on top, Beijing
bus tour to Water Cube The roof air pillow edge of the frame
is also equipped with very fine steel wire, to prevent the birds
on the air pillow damage. Inside the venue, the audience is only
170 square meters of bubble bar close contact with air pillow, other
regions can not touch.
2009 will be held in the the Dream Water Cube
- large sound and light water features symphonic concerts - "Dream
Water Cube", this concert set lighting, laser, water features,
and world music as a whole, super show lineup, dazzling choreography
light efficiency, stunning visual effect, become a bright spot of
the Olympic venues tourism activities.