Tekla Structures, the advanced multi-material, intelligent 3D modelling software from Trimble, was the common denominator in all these construction projects.

Stade des Lumières in Lyon

Launched earlier this year, the new ultra-modern stadium Olympique Lyonnais, with a capacity of 59,000 seats, will host six Euro 2016 matches, including a semi-final.

Cabinet Jaillet Rouby modelled the steel structure with Tekla Structures and the steel manufacturer Martifer, who was in charge of the implementation study, manufacturing and lifting, also relied on Tekla software.

An especially interesting feature of this stadium is the steel frame, which supports the cover and includes three parts: the outer ring, the opaque inner ring and the translucent inner ring. The project was also…

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