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KBZNS is the development of a new landmark national stadium, which will form the centrepiece of the new Khalifa Sports Hub, part of the new Capital District Masterplan to the east of the main Abu Dhabi Island.

Main features of the stadium: conforming to FIFA and IRB requirements for international matches:

-seating for 65,000 spectators

-a natural grass pitch

-movable roof to provide controlled event conditions

-bowl cooling ducted to each seat to provide thermal comfort

-Royal Box over two levels with secure lift access from designated arrival beneath the podium

-box, corporate and private suite accommodation on a dedicated level.

 

KBZNS 

Khalifa Bin Zayed National Stadium

 

LOCATION: Abu Dhabi, UAE

SIZE: 65,000 spectators

COMPLETION DATE: design in progress

Executed by Raffaele Oppido when project Architect at Arup Sport
All images courtesy of Arup Sport