ARCHITECT OF RECORD:
Lawal Scott Erickson Architects Inc.
COST: $1.1 billion
SEATING CAPACITY: 66,200
MAJOR FACILITY COMPONENTS: 137,000-square-foot stadium floor, transparent ETFE roof, world’s largest pivoting glass doors, 9,300 club seats, six club spaces
“Monumental, striking and memorable. The sheer scale of this powerful abstract Viking form is impressive and bigger than life. Hard not to be consumed by all this facility has to
“Dramatic design derived from a concept connecting the history of the Vikings and Nordic design to a bold and aggressive modern facility.”
“Creative seating bowl and long-span solution. I appreciate the fresh approach to the building type. A bold form that derives from the local climate and Viking precedents.”