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TRON Ride Mk.2

Scope: Consulting engineering of the erection sequence on the newly built roller-coaster at Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida. This included code verification of global stability, local buckling, connection design, plasticity, and hoisting analysis.
Country: USA
Client: Whiting-Turner
Architect: Grimshaw
Size: 680 tonnes of steel
Photo: bpl-cz, stefen chow, Shannen Michaelsen
Erection towers and ramps (brown) and parts of final structure (white and gray)
Erection sequence step N°36
Picture of a finished sister coaster in Shanghai