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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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Tottenham Hotspur and Levy Restaurants UK announce partnership with Roux family

Tottenham Hotspur and its official catering partner, Levy Restaurants UK, have announced the Roux family will be bringing its world-renowned fine-dining experience to the club’s new stadium.

Set to open next year, the 61,559-capacity venue will encompass a variety of offerings to deliver the ultimate occasion for every visitor as part of its commitment to delivering the best possible fan experience.

Furthermore, the club aims to revolutionize the match-day experience and set a new benchmark for its premium offerings with a wide range of lounges and suites.

The Roux family will further enhance the premium experience by designing selected menus and overseeing every aspect of the service delivery within the stadium’s prestigious On Four lounges and suites – located on level four of the venue.

The On Four concept aims to redefine the premium experience within sports and entertainment, with Michelin-caliber dining available across its range. Guests On Four will also enjoy exceptional surroundings, attentive service and great seats and views to enjoy the match.

At 12 Tottenham Hotspur matches per season, the entire On Four menu will be designed and prepared by the Roux family and their team of expert chefs, with either Albert, Michel Jr or Emily personally overseeing the service delivery and engaging with guests. At other matches, the menus will be created by both celebrated and upcoming guest chefs to be announced.

June 7, 2017

Written by Matt Ross


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