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Florida Marlins Ballpark

 

Florida Marlins Ballpark | Miami, FL

IFG Role:

International Facilities Group, in partnership with URS, was retained by Miami-Dade County in 2008 to assist with the design and construction of a new retractable roof ballpark on the former Orange Bowl site.   

IFG's responsibilities include review of various development agreements, program and design reviews, review of the construction agreement and cost estimates and oversight of the public infrastructure work to be funded directly by the County and City.

 

Client: Miami-Dade County
Tenant: Florida Marlins (MLB)
Description: The new ballpark is expected to include approximately 37,000 seats, 57 private suites, 3,500 club seats and open concourses with generous concessions and fan support facilities through out.  The contemporary design features a large entry plaza, multiple parking ramps and surface lots for approximately 5,500 vehicles, open views to the natural grass playing field from all public concourses, full air conditioning and spectacular views to the Miami skyline.  
Architect: Populous
Builder: Hunt Construction Group
Project Cost: $515 million
Completion: Scheduled to open
April 2012