Stadium

Facts & Figures

NSC Olimpiyskiy: facts and figures

Stadium map

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Arena

  • 145 741 sq. m - total area of sports complex
  • 79 219 sq. m - area of all roads and pedestrian ways in the sports complex
  • 14562 sq. m  - area of park zone landscaping
  • 12500 sq. m – area of facade glazing
  • 49, 5 m – stadium height from the pitch level to its high point
  • 40916 sq. m -  area of new  5-storey VIP-building
  • 11619 sq. m – area of underground parking for 248 automobiles
  • 17893 sq. m –  area of sports centre (athletic sectors, race tracks and pitch)
  • 108417,5  sq. m –  total area of all arena levels
  •  2771 sq. m –area of bypass road with in-build technical premises

Construction

  • 38 months have passed since the beginning of stadium reconstruction in August 2008 to its grand opening in October 8, 2011
  • 8 days it was took for laying of natural lawn
  • 10 days it was took for the simultaneous lift of 800-ton roof cabling system on the 80 axes by the 160 powerful hydraulic jacks
  • 118 836 cubic meters of concrete structures were arranged and 37 148 tons of metal-roll were worked during the reconstruction time
  • 100 000 sq. m. of granite were used for finishing of NSC and surrounding area  
  • 5825 trees were planted in the park zone

Capacity

  • 70 050 – total arena capacity
  • 2 tiers of stand that are divided on 80 blocks
  • 64 119 standard seats
  • 3 546 business seats
  • 150 seats for disabled people
  • 738 VIP seats in the 39 sky-boxes
  • 1 497  media seats

Pitch

  • 7887,5 sq. m – area of natural lawn
  • 7140 sq. m – pitch area
  • 105 х 68 m – pitch size
  • 2 years it was took for growing of natural lawn for the NSC Olimpiyskiy in Slovakia
  • 640 tons - the weight of natural lawn
  • 800 rolls of natural lawn it was brought to Kiev in 10 refrigerators

 Athletic sector

  • 8 athletic tracks of 400 meters long each with the special synthetic covering for races at 100m and 110m with barriers
  • 4 zones for long jumps and triple jumps
  • 2 sectors for shot putting
  • 2 sector for javelin throwing
  • 1 sector for discus and hammer throwing
  • 2 zones for pole-vaulting
  • zones for high jumping

Roof

  • 100%  stands are covered with membrane roof
  • 48 000 sq. m  - total area of membrane covering
  • 1 kg / sq. m –weigh of membrane covering
  • 13 ton / sq. m – membrane strength
  • 260 °С – fire resistance of material on the roof of NSC Olimpiyskiy
  • 765 tons – weight of cabling structure on the roof
  • 40 km – total length of all cables (ropes)
  • 80 steel columns  45 m high, that are connected with the beams  and hold the roof structure
  • 640 special suspended struts  – «umbrellas» - with the transparent domes on the top create the tension of the membrane covering and transmit sunlight in the stadium bowl

Videoscreen

  • 2 biggest in Ukraine LED videoscreens are on the north and south stands under the roof of NSC Olimpiyskiy
  • 4,4 trillion colors are displayed on each videoscreen
  • 103,36 sq. m – area of each videoscreen
  • 9,5 tons – weight of each videoscreen
  • 202 blocks with total length 258, 56 m – size of the banner line that can transform into the additional screen with total area 248, 22 sq. m.

 Light and sound

  • 88 full-range, and 80 low-frequency (subwoofer) acoustic systems, installed under the stadium roof
  • 126 loudspeakers under the stands provide sound for the spectators on the lower tier who seat in the back
  • 8 microphones under the roof measure the noise level and automatically adjust the sound volume at the arena
  • 608 floodlights illuminate arena and stands
  • 2400 lux - light level at the stadium

Conference Halls

  • «Champion Hall» - total area 575 sq. m and ceiling height 8 m
  • 106 sq. m  - total area of «Citius» Hall
  • 123 sq. m  - total area of «Altius» Hall
  • 115 sq. m - total area of «Fortius» Hall
  • 70  sq. m   -  total area of «Sprint» Hall
  • 903 sq. m -  total area of «Olympic Court», ceiling height 10 m
  • 3 110 sq. m - lounge zone, I level 
  • 1 120 sq. m  - lounge zone, II level

  Catering 

  • 42 fast food outlets can «feed»  all stadium visitors
  • 54 thousand people can be serviced up by the fast-food outlets in the match days and days of events
  • 4000 VІР- guests can be serve up by the stadium commercial kitchen
  • 560 sq. m – total restaurant area

  Safety

  • 8 minutes is enough for the evacuation of all visitors from the stadium
  • 7 first aid points are equipped at the complex
  • 15 mobile emergency teams are on duty in the stadium sectors during the events
  • 6 ambulances are available at the complex during the matches
  • 250 security guard in the match days and days of events provide the spectator safety
  • 1000 stewards on the match days and days of events provide the order and help arena guests

Other facts

  • 88 toilets are available at the stadium  
  • 400 thousand cubic meter of air \ 1 hour are circulated in the stadium condition system  
  • 2 metro stations are situated next to the National Sports Complex
  • 3 km to the central train station
  • 29 km to the international airport “Boryspil”
  • 7 km to the international airport “Zhulyany”