TYLin provided design and construction engineering and inspection services for the circular Shah Alam Stadium in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
With a seating capacity of more than 80,000 spectators, the 305-meter-diameter, multipurpose Shah Alam Stadium forms part of a large sports complex.
The roof design for the landmark stadium features two crescent-shaped space-frame roof structures over most of the grandstand area. The roof structures are supported only along the outer edge of the stadium. The grandstand bleachers are supported on concrete frames.
- The translucent cladding over the roof structure is polycarbonate or Plexiglas.
- Precast single tees and double T-beams are used for the five levels of structures behind the grandstand.