Displaying items by tag: Daytona https://www.thestructuralengineer.info Sun, 20 Oct 2019 03:16:07 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Daytona Rising Project Making Progress https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/188-daytona-rising-project-making-progress https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/188-daytona-rising-project-making-progress DIS hopes the new grandstand will offer one of the best fan experiences in motorsports

Daytona International Speedway is one the most famous racetracks in the world and prides itself on offering fans one of the best race day experiences of any track in NASCAR. Each year, the 2.5-mile long superspeedway hosts the Daytona 500 in February, another NASCAR race around the 4th of July, and the Rolex 24 endurance race in January. The Daytona Rising project at Daytona International Speedway (DIS) in Florida broke ground last summer. The $400 million renovation aims to upgrade the front stretch grandstand’s exterior appearance and improve fan experience on race days. The new grandstand will feature 11 football field sized “neighborhoods” that will allow fans to socialize and interact with one another during the race without missing any of the action.  DIS is working closely with design-builder Barton Mallow to ensure the three-year project runs smoothly and does not interfere with any race preparation or activities.

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