Newport Gwent Stadium Expansion

New Build
First in the UK
Surf Bristol Ltd

Construction of a 200m inland Surf Lake using ground-breaking Wavegarden cove technology – the first of its kind in the UK. This exciting facility will generate up to 1,000 quality waves per hours, ranging from 50cm (1.7ft) to almost 2m (6.5ft) in height.

The new build also includes an education centre for schools and colleges, a café and bar, a surf shop. There’s also external works for landscaped gardens and car parks

client - newport rfc ltd

value - £6m

duration - 45 weeks

Stadium Expansion

Architect - HLN

Engineer - Bay Associates 

Surveyor - Davis Langdon LLP

A design and build contract which included the reconstruction of the existing Argus Stand and a replacement with a new 2,526-seat stand which houses a two-storey function suite, hospitality boxes, catering kitchen, club shop, ticket office and reception area.In addition, the Hazell Stand was re-clad, and a new standing terrace constructed at the northern end of the pitch

Project Images