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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  York Stadium and Leisure Complex plans announced

Click here  Maryland Athletics bolsters game day fan experience

Click here  Birdair roof tops University of Louisville’s new soccer stadium

Click here  Arizona Coyotes reveal Gila River Arena improvements

Click here  Las Vegas city agrees MLS stadium deal

Click here  Notre Dame Stadium construction project begins November

Click here  Wireless in-goal camera system installed at Arena Sever Stadium

Click here  2014 Ryder Cup to use RFID technology

Click here  Ullevi Stadium’s pillars illuminated with new wash lights

Click here  Digital signage and IPTV solution deployed at Stade Toulousain

Click here  New smart kitchen automation solution installed at Manchester City’s Etihad Stadium

Click here  HOK to purchase 360 Architecture

Click here  Las Vegas MLS stadium plan announced

Click here  Korean baseball team introduces world’s first robotic fans

Click here  Delaware North scores Fulham FC catering contract & partners with BLINK at Wembley

Click here  US$35m Alamo Stadium upgrade complete

Click here  Flood-hit rugby club looks to future after facilities makeover

Click here  Kansas City architects to design Sun Devil Stadium renovation

Click here  Chelsea FC’s Stamford Bridge to feature LED pitch lighting

Click here  AUS$10m technology upgrade for Allianz Stadium

Click here  Phase II of Hammond Stadium revamp underway

Click here  Dublin RDS Arena redevelopment given green light

Click here  Xirrus and Intelligent Stadium Solutions partner to deliver digital stadium experiences

Click here  Atlanta Braves releases new stadium renderings

Click here  TE Connectivity upgrades distributed antenna systems at Target Field

Click here  Lagardère signs naming rights for Budapest’s Groupama Aréna

Click here  World Cup 2014 declared most technologically advanced to date

Click here  Ottawa Senators venue to receive LED lighting

Click here  Metlife Stadium receives Facility of Merit award for achievements in security

Click here  Jacksonville Jaguars unveil world’s largest HD video displays

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