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Watch Optus Stadium lighting show

The lighting system at the newly christened Optus Stadium is put through its paces. With over 150,000 LED lights, the system is one of the largest sports lighting installations in the world.

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Construction progress on Louis Armstrong Stadium

Watch progress on the new 14,000-seat Louis Armstrong Stadium currently under construction in New York City, USA.

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Are large operational groups with multiple stadia and arenas in their portfolios doing enough to address sustainability issues, or should the onus lie with individual venues to reduce their environmental footprint? 


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City announces Joliet Route 66 Stadium naming rights deal

Joliet City Council has announced that the city stadium – formerly Silver Cross Field – will now be known as Joliet Route 66 Stadium. The 6,000-capacity stadium in the US state of Illinois is home to the Frontier League’s Joliet Slammers, and the new name will refer to the city’s location on the USA’s famed highway.

The Herald-News reports that the stadium signage is yet to be changed, and a firm timetable for new façade materials has not yet been agreed.

The team and the city were informed that Silver Cross would not be renewing the naming rights deal in August 2016, but have not been able to confirm a new sponsorship agreement until now.

November 8, 2017

Written by Matt Ross


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