"Sports Venue Renovations: How to Make the Building Code Work for You "
Author: Villotti, Paul
Published In: Facilities Manager
Date: July/August 2010
NCAA member schools use approximately 2,500 stadiums and arenas to support their athletic programs. These facilities range from stadiums seating over 100,000 fans, to fieldhouses filled with hundreds of supporters. Between the largest and smallest venues one thing is common: all schools renovate these facilities to improve fan amenities and increase revenue. New clubs, suites, additional concessions, restrooms, and “seating bowl” enhancements top the list of improvements. How does the building code impact these renovation projects? Code Talkers column.