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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  State government to allow full capacity for Perth Stadium concerts

Click here  Cleveland Cavaliers withdraw capital commitment and further participation in US$140m arena project

Click here  Samara Arena to be completed in time for World Cup

Click here  Memorial Stadium upgrade plans approved

Click here  Pittodrie Stadium to host 2018 Granite City Comic Con

Click here  Gonzaga University to upgrade facilities with Daktronics displays

Click here  Warwickshire CCC announces next phase of Edgbaston development with Patrizia

Click here  Perth Stadium turf installation completed

Click here  Gangneung Ice Arena installs audio system

Click here  Low & Bonar supplies 2018 FIFA World Cup stadium roof

Click here  University of Texas football unveils Gensler design for Longhorn locker room

Click here  Mike Johnston Field at Legacy Stadium opens

Click here  AFC Bournemouth submits application for new training facilities

Click here  University of Cincinnati bringing new visual fan experience to Nippert Stadium

Click here  Design changes to Brentford Community Stadium

Click here  USA, Canada and Mexico committee reviewing stadia for 2026 World Cup bid

Click here  Middlesbrough FC releases official statement following crowd violence at Riverside Stadium

Click here  Construction of new Bucks arena underway

Click here  USL announces Birmingham as location for next team, downtown location sought for new stadium

Click here  Club Wembley opens the One Twenty Club

Click here  Emirates Stadium officially transitions to 100% renewable energy

Click here  Australian softball center upgrades PA system

Click here  MCG trials technology to improve queue times

Click here  Memphis Grizzlies revamp fan experience with state-of-the-art video display super system

Click here  Los Angeles to host Olympic Games in 2028, Paris to host in 2024

Click here  Fresno Football Club to join USL in 2018, to play at Chukchansi Park

Click here  Stadia readers believe pyrotechnics have a place within venues

Click here  SIS Pitches announced as main partner at Oxford City FC

Click here  Liverpool supporters vote in favor of rail seating

Click here  Stadion Miejski receives latest audio technology

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