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Aquatic Centre for Tokyo 2020 Olympics opens to the public

Nine months before it will stage Olympic swimming and diving competitions, the aquatic centre for the Tokyo 2020 Games has been officially opened to the public some Organisers decided that…

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Oct 28, 2020 Aquatics / Design / Sport / Venues /


WhiteWater announces Endless Surf project with Surf the Wave in Vietnam

An Endless Surf project with Surf the Wave real estate developer is being installed in an emerging area east of Ho Chi Minh City dubbed Vietnam's Silicon Valley. Surf the Wave, one of…

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Sep 10, 2020 Aquatics / Design / Recreation / Technology / Waterparks /


Qatar’s Al Bayt Stadium achieves outstanding sustainability rating

Qatar’s Al Bayt Stadium has become the second FIFA World Cup 2022 tournament venue to achieve a five-star sustainability rating. The 60,000-capacity stadium in the northern city of…

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Aug 31, 2020 Design / Environment / Sport / Venues /


Plans unveiled for new football stadium in China’s ancient capital

China’s ongoing development of football infrastructure has seen plans unveiled for a new stadium in the city of Xi’an, designed by Zaha Hadid Architects. The new Xi’an…

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Aug 23, 2020 Design / Events / Sport / Venues /


Premier Rides awarded its largest service contract

The Premier Service division of Premier Rides has announced that it has received its largest ever service contract and will be producing a new fleet of trains in addition to providing other…

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Aug 17, 2020 Attractions / Design / Safety / Technology /


Expo 2020 Dubai site to be delivered this year

Despite the postponement of Expo 2020 Dubai until next year the event site remains on target for completion before the end of 2020. The six-month world fair, a milestone for the United…

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Jun 19, 2020 Design / Environment / Events / Tourism / Venues /


IOC Coordination Commission praises progress on Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics has this week released an update on the Games’ preparations, praising…

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Jun 13, 2020 Design / Events / Sport / Venues / Wellness /


Qatar authorities to stage COVID-19 themed inauguration of new Education City Stadium

Qatar is set to officially inaugurate Education City Stadium, the third venue completed for the nation’s hosting of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.  Qatar’s Supreme Committee for…

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Jun 5, 2020 Design / Safety / Sport / Venues /



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