Tag: Christchurch


Canterbury Arena initial designs approved

New Zealand Christchurch stadium preliminary design

Preliminary designs for the Canterbury Multi-Use Arena (Christchurch, New Zealand) have been approved, clearing the way for work to begin on the next phase of the design development. The ‘Christchurch City Council’ quoted Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel as stating, “We are delighted with... » Read more


Canterbury Arena first design unfolded

New Zealand Canterbury Arena design published

The classy new fully enclosed arena is being delivered for the Christchurch City Council (New Zealand) by the Kōtui team, led by BESIX Watpac (Australian construction and civil engineering company). The ‘BESIX Watpac’ stated that the versatile multiuse venue will seat 30,000 fans in sporting... » Read more


Canterbury Multi-Use Arena capacity increase

Christchurch arena with 30000 seats approved

The Christchurch City Council (New Zealand) has voted to restore the seating capacity of the Canterbury Multi-Use Arena to 30,000. The ‘Christchurch City Council’ stated that the arena will be able to host up to 41,000 people for concerts. The Canterbury Multi-Use Arena (CMUA) is a multiuse... » Read more


Crown-City Council to fund Christchurch venue

New Zealand Christchurch new stadium funding

The Christchurch City Council in New Zealand and the Crown has agreed to jointly inject funds for a new stadium in the City. Both parties agreed to pump in a total of NZ$473 million towards the cost of building the new venue. The Council has committed $253 million and the Crown $220 million. Early... » Read more


Christchurch may get new stadium within five years

Christchurch may get new stadium within five years

The 25,000-seat roofed stadium in Christchurch (New Zealand) is likely to get ready within five years. However, pressure is mounting vis-a-vis a perfect planning and building the facility in the right way. It has a $473m budget, out of which $80m could be sliced off the price if everything goes on... » Read more


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