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Wrigley Field renovation time-lapse

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The Chicago Cubs’ iconic stadium is in the process of an US$750m upgrade and this video shows the progress of the latest phase since October 2017, where club and field box sections have been overhauled.

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Headingly Stadium redevelopment time-lapse

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As the £40m (US$56m) upgrade to the home of rugby league side Leeds Rhinos and Yorkshire County Cricket Club progresses, watch the rebuilding of the venue’s South Stand and construction of a new main stand, set to be completed by 2019.

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University of Florida reveal facility upgrades masterplan

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Gators’ athletics director Scott Stricklin talks through revised plans to upgrade on-campus facilities including a new baseball stadium as part of the US$130m project.

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Once known as the 'Eighth Wonder of the World', the stadium below introduced a world first for sports stadia architecture and kick-started a revolution in design back in 1965. Can you name it?
 


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Olympic basketball arena attracts global interest

Bidders from all over the world have registered their interest in the London 2012 Olympic Basketball Arena, which has been made available for sale by venue owners Barr Construction.
The arena was the largest single temporary structure ever created for Olympic use and work to dismantle the structure at the Olympic Park in Stratford is ongoing.

Barr has made the building shell available for sale, which consists of a 1,000 tonne skeletal steel frame and a 23,000m2 recyclable white PVC fabric skin.

Since marketing commenced in February this year, interested parties from the UK, Europe, South America and the Middle East have all signaled their intention of submitting bids for the 11,000m2 structure. Following the deadline for expressions of interest, formal bids are now being sought and potential purchasers have been given until 12 noon on 30 April.

Commercial property consultancy BTWShiells and chartered accountants Ernst & Young are handling the sale of the arena, with an initial asking price of £2.5m (US$3.9m).


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