General Motors Stand 2007

Architects:
George P. Johnson, Ostfildern/Germany

Planning time:
2006

Construction time:
2006-2007

Services rendered by Werner Sobek:
structural engineering of special structures

Client:
General Motors, Detroit/USA

Photographers:
Andreas Keller, Altdorf/Germany

At the 2007 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, General Motors’ exhibition stand was designed by George P. Johnson. Werner Sobek was invited to do the structural engineering for the special structures. These special structures are aluminium-clad space trusses, partly protruding up to 16 m, partly being suspended from the ceiling.

 

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