Stoke City Stadium Expansion
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 - Stoke City Football Club
Value - £6M
Duration - 27 weeks
Architect - AFL
Engineer - WSP
Surveyor - R. Hunt
Design and construction of a new 1,800-seat ‘infill’ stand to the southeast corner of the stadium, increasing its capacity to 30,000. The new stand will provide additional disabled bays, riser platforms and wheelchair lifts.
The project will see two new LED big-screens fitted to the southeast and northwest corners of the stadium, controlled from the new-build media centre.