Portable Suites will fit tennis for the Miami Open at Hard Rock Stadium. The suites were designed to be installed and tore down as quickly as possible while still using high-end materials with high-quality finishes
The U.S. Open tennis tournament turns 50 this year, and its extreme makeover is nearly complete. When the tournament begins on Aug. 27, the new Louis Armstrong Stadium will be finished – marking the end of a five-year, $600-million transformation of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows. The whole symmetrical stadium will be naturally ventilated, eliminating the need for air conditioning.
THE WORLD'S FIRST NATURALLY-VENTILATED TENNIS STADIUM The 2018 US Open is set to be a milestone event that simultaneously completes the $550-million overhaul of the USTA National Tennis Center and celebrates the tournament's 50th anniversary.
Goodbye, Crandon Park. Hello, Hard Rock. This year’s tournament will be the final farewell to Key Biscayne—which has been the Miami Open’s home for over 32 years—as it prepares for a seismic shift to the city that bears its name. Illustration by bioLINIA
The new Louis Armstrong Stadium converts the site of the old facility into one of the Grand Slam tournaments' most intimate large tennis venues, topped by a retractable roof to keep spectators dry, says Jon Disbrow, ROSSETTI's lead architect for the project.