News & Events
July 11, 2014
A new entrance experience to the amphitheater, dubbed “The Lobby”, will be complete by the amphitheater’s summer opening on June 15.
The Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater located in Vail, Colorado, is a remarkable outdoor venue nestled along the hillside with a stunning view of the Rocky Mountains, and it is about to become even more enticing. A new entrance experience to the amphitheater, dubbed “The Lobby”, will be complete by the amphitheater’s summer opening on June 15.
July 08, 2014
Nothing can stop the music at the new Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion (AMP).
Thanks to Birdair’s PTFE fiberglass membrane pavilion, whether rain or shine, thousands of music fans will raise their hands and their voices, singing along with their favorite musical act for years to come.
July 03, 2014
PTFE fiberglass membrane roof will provide fans with much-needed comfort and protection from the elements and allow daylight to reach the stadium’s tennis courts.
The United States Tennis Association (USTA) and ROSSETTI, the architect of record for the Arthur Ashe Stadium, tapped Birdair to supply a 210,000-square-foot, PTFE membrane, retractable roof, expected to be installed by 2016.
“The Arthur Ashe Stadium is an iconic tennis facility and home to one of the most prestigious events in tennis,” said Doug Radcliffe, Project Manager, Birdair North America. “We are confident that Birdair’s innovative PTFE membrane roof will add beauty, protection and increased functionality to the stadium.”
May 28, 2014
Leading Tensile Architecture Specialty Design Build Contractor Scores a Hat-Trick on three of the World Tournament’s High Profile Venues
The Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup is the king of soccer competitions, so it’s only appropriate that three of the 2014 venues will be crowned with roofing by Birdair, the leading specialty design build contractor of lightweight long-span roofing systems and tensile structures of all sizes.
May 15, 2014
A new outlet shopping center is bound to attract attention.
With access to high-end name brands, shoppers flock to these destinations looking for high-quality merchandise at a fraction of the cost. But, what happens when the outlet center’s design and aesthetic appeal are just as popular as the retail outlets themselves? The answer: You get record turnouts and rave reviews from residents, tourists and the media.
May 14, 2014
You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression
Gambling is a game of chance, but you never get a second chance to make a first impression. That’s why the architects and owners of Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway took no chances by selecting Birdair when building its porte-cochere as part of a $50 million expansion project.
March 27, 2014
Site educates, informs and showcases the company’s wide range of services and applications.
Birdair, the leading specialty contractor for custom tensile membrane structures throughout the world, is pleased to announce the launch of a new website. Designed to educate and inform architects, engineers, general contractors and building owners and operators, the site details the overall benefits of tensile architectural systems for use in a variety of markets.
January 31, 2013
Brazilian Facility to Host 2014 World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympic Football Events
Estadio Mineirão in Belo Horizonte, Brazil has been transformed into a modern stadium with a new tensile roofing system from Birdair, Inc. The stadium recently reopened after a three-year modernization project to prepare for the 2014 Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics.
December 04, 2012
Form Meets Function to Transform Island Park
The site of a former power plant located at Century Center Convention Center in South Bend, IN is now home to four linked modular fabric structures by Birdair, Inc.
November 27, 2012
Company Recognized For Work on Amber Interactive Center
Birdair, Inc. is the recipient of a 2012 Outstanding Achievement Award for design excellence in specialty fabrics applications from the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) for its work on for the Amber Interactive Center in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico.
The Amber Interactive Center, also known as Centro Ambar, earned the IFAI Outstanding Achievement Award in the Frame-Supported Structures category. Projects were submitted in 30 categories overall and evaluated for complexity, design, workmanship, uniqueness and functionality.