The 18,500-seat stadium will be constructed at the foot of the Commodore Barry Bridge in Chester, 13 miles from downtown Philadelphia. The multipurpose stadium will feature an 11,000-square-foot club, 30 suites, and a special 2,000 seat zone for members of the Sons of Ben supporters club. Additionally, the new structure will have a waterfront park and plaza used not only for stadium entry, but also for city sponsored events such as festivals.
The new stadium is the centrepiece of a $500 million entertainment, retail, residential and commercial development covering more than 100 acres along the historic Delaware River waterfront.
Scope of work included the 3D BIM modeling and shop detailing of the structural steel on the following areas:
All Structural steel framing for the Seating terracing, concourse steelwork, corporate hospitality steelwork & scoreboard support steel & framing;
The Grandstand Roof Trusses & all the cleats to attach the fabric covering to the Grandstand Trusses;
The steelwork to the Perimeter entrances & miscellaneous steel to the perimeter facades.