Even Old Pipelines Useful For 2012 London Olympics

October 2011, Vol. 238 No. 10

As London prepares for the Olympics, facilities have been designed and constructed to be as energy efficient as possible. As an example, the Olympic Stadium’s roof truss was made out of unwanted gas pipelines.

Shown here is a view of the Olympic Park looking east: the newly developed Parklands alongside the River Lee. Photo: Anthony Charlton.