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Knut Göppert


Knut Göppert studied structural engineering at the Universities of Stuttgart, Karlsruhe and Calgary. In 1989 he joined the Stuttgart office of schlaich bergermann partner and has been a partner since 1998. With numerous projects completed during his career with schlaich bergermann partner, Knut has a proven record of designing architecturally pleasing structures that are efficient and, therefore, economical. He has been responsible for numerous realized stadium projects, including stadia for the Football World Cups in Brazil, South Korea, Germany and South Africa as well as sports venues for the 2012 Olympic Games in London and EURO 2012 in Poland and Ukraine. Recognized as an expert in the areas of lightweight structures, retractable roof solutions and building with membranes, Knut has received several significant awards and has published and lectured widely in the field.


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The Super Roof Turns 50

Iker Gil and William Baker interview Rudolph Bergermann and Knut Göppert