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by Sean McGinn, Associate Principal; Arup, Melbourne, Victoria,
Ben Kirkwood, Senior Structural Engineer; Arup, Perth, Western Australia,
Clayton Riddle, Senior Structural Engineer; Arup, Melbourne, Victoria,

Serial Information: Civil Engineering—ASCE, 2019, Vol. 89, Issue 2, Pg. 66-73

Document Type: Feature article

Abstract: The 60,000-seat Optus Stadium was designed to blend in with its surroundings while serving as an icon for the Perth, Australia, metropolitan area. Engineered to be truly multipurpose, the venue is able to accommodate myriad sporting and entertainment events. An innovative fans-first approach to design and technology enhances the visitor experience and ensures universal access to all.

Subject Headings: Stadiums and sport facilities | Urban areas | Innovation | Australia | Western Australia

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