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Pontiac Silverdome finally demolished after failed first attempt

They don’t make them like they used to. It took two attempts for the Pontiac Silverdome, the former home of the NFL’s Detroit Lions, to bite the dust. Still standing after the first implosion, it was finally demolished by a second blast to the upper section of the stadium, which has stood in Michigan since 1975

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Watch the Qudos Bank Arena transform for supercross

The team at the Qudos Bank Arena – widely known as the Sydney Super Dome – transforms the indoor arena into a supercross track ahead of the Aus-X Open. The venue, which was built as part of the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games project, is the largest permanent indoor sports arena in Australia.

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With this in mind, should designers of new stadia, or project managers of renovations, be looking at both on-field and off-field lighting as part of a single solution?


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Click here  Citi Field implements MICROS 9700 Hospitality Management System

Click here  Strategic Leisure to assist Kiev with Euro 2012 stadium reconstruction

Click here  UCLA unveils design for Pauley Pavilion renovation and expansion

Click here  Coca-Cola Football League attendance tops 16 million for fifth consecutive season

Click here  Technology contracts for new Dallas Cowboys stadium

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Click here  Brewers to host baseball boot camp

Click here  New hosts for 2009 UCI Paracycling World Championships

Click here  Ricoh Arena shortlisted for prestigious award

Click here  The Rugby Football Union unveils England's bid for 2015 Rugby World Cup

Click here  Wembley to host new pre-season football tournament

Click here  Lime Venue Portfolio secures new Cardiff City Stadium for event portfolio

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Click here  Donbass Arena to incorporate cashless payment

Click here  Miami Dolphins rename stadium

Click here  Michigan State University dedicates McLane Baseball Stadium

Click here  Centerplate launches Innovation Labs to develop and share best-in-class food service solutions

Click here  Kansas City Royals to host Girls' Night Out events

Click here  Echo Arena to host Davis Cup tie

Click here  London 2012 seeks sustainable solutions for temporary venues

Click here  Yankees cut premium ticket prices

Click here  Contractor says Aviva Stadium on schedule

Click here  White Horse Contractors delivers new surface for Old Trafford

Click here  Safeco Field to host four games with 'peanut-controlled' sections

Click here  ODA beating sustainability target on deliveries to the London Olympic Park

Click here  New Orleans Saints extend lease and plan stadium upgrades

Click here  Minnesota Twins begin Target Field seat selection

Click here  Reds apologise for kiosk issue

Click here  Guinness World Record attempt at Coors Field

Click here  Skilled Park wins regional architecture award

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Click here  RIAI Gold Medal for Croke Park Stadium redevelopment

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