Program Number Authorized: LIVE15BHAF100
Level 2 – Intermediate
Length: 1 Hour AIA 1.0 HSW/LU 1.0 PDH 0.1 CEU
Health awareness and athletic competition have become increasingly more important throughout the past years.
We see expansions of professional sports teams, new extreme sports being introduced, old facilities being rebuilt, and a growing demand for new facilities.
For example, the athletic facility market is expected to grow by 15% or more over next couple of years. Furthermore, these structures have increasing requirements to design and build for high performance. Their construction design is meant to provide flexibility, functionality, and durability.
This presentation will provide an overview of today’s high performance athletic facility designs. In addition to including recommendations to optimize designs.
Topics discussed will be highlighted with case studies.
Discuss the basics of athletic facility design.
Describe the key considerations of high performance design relative to athletic facilities
Describe the various elements used in precast concrete athletic facilities.
Explain how to maximize the value of using precast concrete systems in athletic facilities.