Slovakian National Cycling Centre


The roofing of velodrome consists of concrete membrane fixed into peripheral beam of elliptical plan of dimensions of 126 x 95 m. The membrane is assembled of precast light-weight concrete slabs of 6.0 x 3.0 m that are supported by orthogonal cable net stretched inside the beam.

The membrane roof is supported by concrete columns.

Structure length



Orechova Poton, Slovakia.

Span length


Structure type

Velodrome with membrane roofing.

Width of the superstructure


Scope of work

Design for construction permission, detailed static and dynamic analysis.