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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  Denver’s Mile High Monument features Daktronics LED display

Click here  AFC Wimbledon receives boost to new stadium plans

Click here  German authorities to investigate Cologne stadium protest

Click here  Detroit Lions install improved wi-fi at Ford Field

Click here  Fan villages to provide unique accommodation for Qatar 2022 World Cup

Click here  Sacramento Kings’ new arena is first indoor sports venue to earn LEED Platinum designation

Click here  MJ Abbott showcases sports surface work at exhibition

Click here  US Bank Stadium to host Monster Jam

Click here  Stadium development company investigated for misappropriated funds

Click here  Buccaneers to debut advanced HD video system at home opener

Click here  Utah Jazz announces arena renovation plan

Click here  Real Madrid’s Bernabéu Stadium selects Daktronics for curved LED video displays

Click here  Middlesbrough FC becomes latest Premier League club to feature Musco LED lighting

Click here  Ricoh Arena parking contract awarded to APCOA

Click here  Braves to host Yankees in exhibition game to open play at SunTrust Park

Click here  Manchester City FC announces robot partnership

Click here  Western Australian theme for Perth Stadium façade

Click here  Campbell University Stadium adds video display for 2016 season

Click here  Daytona Rising partners with Tripleplay for stadium technology installation

Click here  Prairie View A&M University new stadium infographic

Click here  Derby Arena updates lighting system

Click here  Grimsby Town FC announces new stadium project

Click here  West Ham considering safe standing for London stadium

Click here  Burnley FC’s Turf Moor installs Musco LED floodlights

Click here  Turf contractor appointed for Perth Stadium

Click here  Mosaic Stadium announces substantial completion

Click here  Miami Dolphins announce partnership with Uber to reinvent parking and tailgate experience

Click here  London Irish in talks for 20,000-seat stadium share

Click here  Sheldon Adelson pledges own money for Las Vegas stadium project

Click here  Daktronics delivers services and equipment for US Air Force Academy

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