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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  Daktronics Delivers 142,250ft² of video displays for 2016 football season

Click here  Carioca Arenas outfitted with Community loudspeakers

Click here  LAFC breaks ground on new stadium, announces naming rights deal

Click here  Manchester City to build glass players’ tunnel

Click here  Atlanta Hawks dedicate third refurbished court at Cliftondale Park

Click here  Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum selects Musco for new LED installation

Click here  West Ham United’s stadium capacity increased to 57,000

Click here  Green 4 announces new CRM, marketing and corporate sales partnership with Worcester Warriors

Click here  NRG Stadium welcomes fans to preview new field, wi-fi connectivity and F&B offerings

Click here  Tottenham Hotspur offers construction update on new stadium

Click here  Minnesota United FC stadium given council approval

Click here  Hard Rock International and Miami Dolphins announce stadium naming rights agreement

Click here  New Wildcat Stadium welcomes media

Click here  NC State raises new Daktronics centerhung video system

Click here  Bosch and Benfica collaborate on advanced integration for Estádio da Luz

Click here  Nottingham Forest FC owner reassures fans over reduced stadium capacity

Click here  Louisiana Tech outlines development plans for Joe Aillet Stadium

Click here  Phase one of the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium unveiled in Ohio

Click here  Sheerfill architectural membrane fabric to be on display at 2016 Olympic Games

Click here  Northampton Town Football Club extends contract with Green 4 Solutions

Click here  Rio 2016 security contractor fired days before opening ceremony

Click here  TD Place Stadium to host 2017 Grey Cup

Click here  Window smashed ahead of US Bank Stadium opening

Click here  Denver Broncos and other key figures clarify position on Sports Authority Field at Mile High

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