Suspended membrane roof covers swimming pool at India's presidential home

09/11/2013 | Times of India, The

A suspended membrane roof has been installed over the swimming pool and dining lounge at Rashtrapati Bhavan, the official residence of the President of India, according to this article. The "light-weight cable suspended tensile fabric roof" has four eye-shaped skylights and uses 14 steel columns as structural supports to minimize the load on the existing building. The roof was designed by Dhaval Jotani and Bhavini Mistry.

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