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Sports Business Journal
POSTED 08.12.2020
Herds of crowds at stadium entrances, concourses and concession stands will be a thing of the past as venues consider a host of measures to restrict and track movement in sports venues when fans can return in the COVID era. Staggered arrival times, socially distanced seating arrangements and seating areas cordoned off by plexiglass dividers are among the approaches under consideration.
The Athletic
POSTED 07.13.2020
By Bill Shea Jul 10, 2020 Matt Rossetti is a third-generation architect and president of the Detroit-based ROSSETTI design firm that has worked on dozens of arenas and stadiums over the decades since his father launched the company in 1969.
VenuesNow - By Don Muret, Senior Editor
POSTED 07.09.2020
SAFE SUITE BUILDS IN SOCIAL DISTANCING, ALONG WITH PLEXIGLASS, DRINK COUNTER Seating vendor and entrepreneur Scott Suprina has developed the Safe Suite, a temporary solution for teams and venues as they work through the restrictions of smaller capacity without taking a big hit in ticket revenue. Suprina, whose former company Seating Solutions supplied portable seating for the Super Bowl and Final Four and created a temporary tennis venue for the Miami Open inside Hard Rock Stadium, has now turned his attention to resolving issues during the COVID-19 era.
Heartland Real Estate Business
POSTED 02.20.2020
With advantages in time, cost and quality, the building method is here to stay. In St. Louis, Midas Hospitality LLC is developing a 153-room Elementby Westin hotel with SurePods, a provider of prefabricated bathrooms. The project is a good example of modular construction, a process in which entire units or portions of units are constructed at a facility offsite and then transported and put into place at the construction site.
Sports Business Journal
POSTED 02.10.2020
Before the Auburn Hills landmark is demolished, the team behind the project shares the learn-as-they-go approach to developing a building that revolutionized arenas. Doubters were still plentiful as employees posed for a photo outside the Palace after its opening in 1988. Photo: COURTESY OF THE DETROIT PISTONS, TOM WILSON AND ROSSETTI