The Project: The original Wembley was one of the world’s most famous football stadia until its demolition in 2003 and replacement by the New Wembley National Stadium. The 90,000 capacity venue is the second largest stadium in Europe, and serves as England’s national stadium. It is the home venue of the England national football team. Designed by Foster and Partners a signature feature of the stadium is the 134-metre high arch. With a span of 317 meters this steel arch is the longest single-span roof structure in the World.
Our Role: The Fire team where consulted by the main contractor to advise on fire protection systems for the structural steel elements of the building. Proposals for the complete fire stopping system design were submitted and accepted.
Services Provided: Structural fire protection, air sealing, fire stopping.