GmasP: Ingeniería, arquitectura y urbanismo
Burner Platform, Cumarebo (Venezuela).
  • Location: Cumarebo, Venezuela.
  • Typology: Industrial architecture.
  • Materials: Structural Steel and Reinforced Concrete.
  • Structure: Steel structure with composite slab and canopy.

The structure consists in two different parts: a composite slab and heavily loaded beams and girders to support the burner platform, and the chain for the burner trolley.

The second part of the structure is a canopy made of steel trusses, with an opening on the roof for the gas duct (6 m x 7 m).

The structure is 21 m x 18 m in plan view. The amount of steel used in this project is 170 tons, and around 500 m3 of concrete.