Hangzhou Grand Theatre

Hangzhou, China

Project start: 01/2000
Completion:

08/2004

Project type: New building
Venue type:

Opera house, Concert hall, Multifunctional hall, Arts centre

Seats:

Opera house: 1600 seats 

Concert hall: 600 seats
Multifunctional hall: 400 seats
Open-Air theatre: 700 seats

Our services:

Schematic design, design development, construction design, tender documents for stage machinery, stage lighting, audio and video systems, as well as stage manager system

Contact: Architect: Carlos A. Ott & Associates, Montevideo, OTT/PPA
Client: Carlos A. Ott & Associates, Montevideo, OTT/PPA

 

Opera house (1600 seats):

  • Steel structure, incl. grid level, level of pulleys, working galleries and catwalks
  • 67 powered fly bars, payload: 1000 kg, v = 1,5 m/s
  • 18 point hoists with movable wire rope output, payload: 500 kg, v = 1,5 m/s
  • 10 backstage fly bars, payload: 500 kg, v = 0,5 m/s
  • 3 lighting hoists, 6 side lighting ladders
  • Technical proscenium, consisting of proscenium bridge and proscenium towers
  • 1 house curtain, Greek (traveller), German (guillotine) and Italian (tab) opening styles
  • Various scene-changing curtains
  • Proscenium safety curtain
  • Assembly cranes on side stages and backstage
  • Projection screens, acoustic shell
  • 2 orchestra lifts with seating wagon system
  • Movable orchestra rail
  • 6 double-deck stage platforms 18m x 3m
  • 12 side stage wagons 18m x 3m
  • 32 compensating lifts
  • 1 backstage wagon with turntable 18m x 18m
  • 2 trap lifts
  • Backdrop storage elevator
  • Complete electric and electronic layout of the centralised control system including main and secondary control consoles for all drives of the overstage and understage machinery as well as the safety-related equipment.
  • 2 digital lighting consoles 2048 DMX channels
  • Notebook as remote console
  • 2 radio transmission remote controls
  • Secondary console as touchscreen panel with secondary functions control
  • Digital dimmer system with 614 x 2.5kVA, 439 x 5kVA, 134 x 16A dimmer modules
  • Complete distributions
  • DMX 512 and Ethernet-network
  • Complete installation including 132 connection boxes
  • Complete spotlight equipment including accessories

Multifunctional hall (400 seats):

  • Steel structure, incl. grid level, level of pulleys, working galleries and catwalks
  • 3 horizontally movable lighting bridges
  • 6 powered fly bars below the lighting bridges, payload: 500 kg
  • 30 point hoists with movable wire rope output, payload: 500 kg
  • Complete electric and electronic layout of the centralised control system including main and secondary control consoles for all drives of the overstage and understage machinery as well as the safety-related equipment.
  • 2 digital lighting consoles 2048 DMX channels
  • Notebook as remote console
  • Secondary consoles as touchscreen panels with secondary functions control
  • Digital dimmer system with 213 x 2.5kVA, 112 x 5kVA, 71 x 16A dimmer modules
  • Complete distributions
  • DMX 512 and Ethernet-network
  • Complete installation including 71 connection boxes
  • Complete spotlight equipment including accessories
Phase 1 Design

completed

Phase 2 Construction

completed

Phase 3 Handover

completed