Lightweight Structures Portfolio

PFEIFER Structures is an award-winning design-build contractor specializing in the design and construction of custom lightweight structures. We’ve been fortunate to work with some of the best architects, developers, designers, and engineers in the industry. We proudly present a selection of projects that range from relatively simple and fuctional structures to some of the most monumental structures ever built.

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Greater Rochester International Airport | PTFE Airport Canopies

Greater Rochester International Airport | PTFE Airport Canopies

PUMA Bridge | Cable-Stayed Bridge

PUMA Bridge | Cable-Stayed Bridge

Ortenau Bridge | Cable-Stayed Pedestrian Bridge

Ortenau Bridge | Cable-Stayed Pedestrian Bridge

National Soccer Hall of Fame | Canopy Structure

National Soccer Hall of Fame | Canopy Structure

Newton | Cable Structure

Newton | Cable Structure

Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport Terminal 2 | Covered Entryway

Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport Terminal 2 | Covered Entryway

Alpinsteig | Suspension Bridge

Alpinsteig | Suspension Bridge

Middle Jiasong Road Station | Canopy

Middle Jiasong Road Station | Canopy

Toyota Stadium | Grandstand Structure

Toyota Stadium | Grandstand Structure

Lincoln Avenue Pedestrian Bridge | Covered Walkway

Lincoln Avenue Pedestrian Bridge | Covered Walkway

Campusbrücke | Cable-Stayed Bridge

Campusbrücke | Cable-Stayed Bridge

Chapman University Stadium | Grandstand Structure

Chapman University Stadium | Grandstand Structure

Albuquerque Rapid Transit Bus Stations | Bus Station Canopies

Albuquerque Rapid Transit Bus Stations | Bus Station Canopies

Festival of Arts | Fabric Structures

Festival of Arts | Fabric Structures

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport South Terminal | Covered Walkway

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport South Terminal | Covered Walkway

Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science | Fabric Structure

Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science | Fabric Structure

Beatus Rhenanus Bridge | Pedestrian Bridge

Beatus Rhenanus Bridge | Pedestrian Bridge

House of Province | Cable Supported ETFE Cushion Roof

House of Province | Cable Supported ETFE Cushion Roof

Mangfallsteg Bridge | Cable-Stayed Bridge

Mangfallsteg Bridge | Cable-Stayed Bridge

AIA continuing education unit course anatomy of a tension structure

Architects, Learn About PFEIFER Structures & Earn An AIA CEU Credit

Take our Anatomy of a Tension Structure AIA-approved Continuing Education course which will earn you 1.00 HW LU upon successful completion of a short quiz at the end. This presentation will inform you on the design, forms and uses, available materials, components and details, and the design/build process for tensile membrane/tension fabric structures.

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