16 August 2007
3 January 2009
Architect: Rosser International, Inc., Atlanta, GA
Project Manager: Carter, Atlanta, GA
Contractor: Skanska USA Building, Inc., Atlanta, GA
6,500 for basketball and volleyball
6,000 for events with 180o seating set-up (including on-the-floor seating)
176' x 228' max.
Arena floor has 38,000 square feet when bleachers are retracted.
Hardwood (maple) floating floor system
Five (5) total courts, each 50'x94' per NCAA regulations
Each court has sleeves for volleyball standards
Auxiliary courts utilize Spalding ceiling-mount goals (adjustable 8'-10')
Center (competition) court utilizes Spalding BPI-8000 portable backstops
Mezzanine/Concourse Sq. Ft.
Height to underside of roof deck: 49'9"-51'6" (from event floor)
To lower chord of roof trusses: 35'10"
To joists: 44'11"
To scoreboard bottom: Adjustable up to 27'
Please click here for a copy of the rigging guidelines
Maximum load per point varies from 1,500# - 2,500# (see guidelines)
Maximum aggregate load is 88.4K lbs.
Fluorescent lights over all sections with 400-watt metal halide accent lighting over Center court.
No follow spots or other lighting systems currently available on-site.
Daktronics 11'x22' center-hung scoreboard with 6'x10' ProStar Hi-Def screen
5 stationery camera stations on concourse level
House cameras: Canon HD XLH1s (3)
House sound: Computer programmed with stacks controlled by main sound board
Room 3006: 29'4" x 36'2" (room shares moveable partition with room 3008)
Room 3008: 29'4" x 34'2" (room shares moveable partition with room 3006)
Room 3009: 29'4" x 34'7"
70 wheelchair with 70 companion seats located on the concourse level
Load In/Load Out
2 loading docks with hydraulic dock levelers
1 drive-in bay, 10'W x 10'6"H clearance, with access to the marshalling/staging area and Coliseum floor
Shore power: 150A, 220V, 3ph service
5 team locker rooms (3 UWG locker rooms, 2 visitor locker rooms; each with restroom and shower facilities)
2 officials' locker rooms (each with restroom and shower facilities)
1 media production office
1 Assistant Coliseum Director's office
1 panel: 400A, 208/120, 3ph, mlo with cam-locks (Turnarounds NOT required)
Located at stage left (Southeast corner)
32' x 40' stage with two stair sections and two wheelchair access ramps
43 4'x8' StageRight decks
18 ME 500 StageRight understructures, 48"-78" adjustable length
5 ticket sales windows located at main entrance
Ticketing software provided by TicketBiscuit
2 concession stand service areas located in the Northwest and Southeast corners of the concourse level
Concessions rights are held by Aramark, Inc.