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Recent Birdair Press Releases

Birdair, Inc. is active in providing the latest up-to-date news and information related to our products, projects and services to the market. You may read the most recent news releases below.

April 24, 2012

Birdair Hosts Roundtable Discussion at Stadia Design & Technology Expo North America

Visit Birdair at Booth #4012

Birdair, Inc., the leading specialty contractor for custom tensile membrane structures throughout the world, will host a roundtable discussion on stadia renovation on Wednesday, May 9 at the Stadia Design and Technology Expo at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

April 10, 2012

Birdair Wins Piscina Olympica Retrofit Roofing Contract

Aquatic Facility to Upgrade From PVC to PTFE

Government officials in La Paz, Bolivia are modernizing Piscina Olympica, an aquatic facility that was originally built for the 1977 Bolivarian Games. The Piscina Olympica’s eyecatching, concave roof will be updated from PVC to PTFE, a Teflon®-coated woven fiberglass membrane.

March 13, 2012

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Feature Tensile Canopies From Birdair, Inc.

PTFE, Originally Developed for NASA, to Provide Daylighting, Shade and Protection

Construction of a permanent home for the Space Shuttle Atlantis is currently underway at The Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Merritt Island, FL, one of Florida’s most popular destinations with more than 1.5 million visitors annually. Birdair, Inc., the leading specialty contractor of tensile structures throughout the world, will serve as the design-build roofing subcontractor for the addition of two custom PTFE tensile membrane canopies.

March 06, 2012

Birdair To Retrofit McClain Athletic Facility with a High-Performance Tensotherm™ Roof

University of Wisconsin Facility to Reap Daylighting and Energy Saving Benefits

The University of Wisconsin has begun construction on a new $76.8 million “Athletic Village” at and around Camp Randall stadium and part of the new work will soon feature a Tensotherm™ with LumiraTM aerogel insulated translucent membrane roof at the McClain Athletic Facility in Madison, WI. This summer, the new 41,920-square-foot Tensotherm™ roofing system will replace the facility’s original non-insulated Birdair roof constructed from PTFE, a Teflon®-coated woven fiberglass membrane that was installed in 1988.

March 01, 2012

Birdair, Inc. Adds PTFE Canopies to MetLife Stadium

East Rutherford, New Jersey Stadium Retrofitted with Tensile Structures

Birdair, Inc., the leading specialty contractor of lightweight long-span roofing systems and tensile structures of all sizes throughout the world, has completed the tensile membrane canopies for the upper deck concourse area of MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

February 15, 2012

Birdair, Inc. to Provide PTFE Structures for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Tensile Architecture to Modernize Parking Facility

Birdair, Inc., the leading specialty contractor of lightweight long-span roofing systems and tensile structures of all sizes throughout the world, has been awarded the design-build contract to provide the tensile fabric structures for the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport parking facility.

December 21, 2011

Fonte Nova Stadium to Feature Tensile Roofing From Birdair, Inc.

Salvador, Brazil Venue to Host 2014 World Cup Matches

Birdair, Inc., the leading specialty contractor of lightweight long-span roofing systems and tensile structures of all sizes, through its subsidiary Taiyo Birdair do Brasil (TBB), Ltda. of São Paulo, Brazil has been awarded a subcontract for the roof construction of Fonte Nova Stadium in Salvador, Brazil. Fonte Nova Stadium will be one of the host venues for the 2014 Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup.

October 27, 2011

Birdair, Inc. to Supply Tensile Fabric Structures for MetLife Stadium

Company to Retrofit East Rutherford, New Jersey Stadium with PTFE

Birdair, Inc., the leading specialty contractor of lightweight long-span roofing systems and tensile structures of all sizes throughout the world, has been awarded the design-build contract to provide the cable structure and fabric roofing system for the upper deck of MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

October 18, 2011

Birdair, Inc. Awarded Empire City Casino Contract

Yonkers Attraction to Feature ETFE Porte-Cochere

Birdair, Inc., the leading specialty contractor of lightweight long-span roofing systems and tensile structures of all sizes throughout the world, has been awarded the contract to provide a pneumatic roofing system for a newly constructed porte-cochere at the Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway in Yonkers, New York.

September 27, 2011

Birdair, Inc. to Attend 2011 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo

Visit Birdair at Cabot Corporation’s Booth #325N to Learn More About TensothermTM with LumiraTM Aerogel

Birdair, Inc., the leading specialty contractor of lightweight long-span roofing systems and tensile structures of all sizes throughout the world, will attend the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, October 4-7, at Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 

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