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Facts and figures

  • Built using approximately 5,200 pre-cast concrete segments
  • Material: Just under 80,000m³ of concrete and 12,000t construction steel
  • Heaviest part: double support facade, 28 metres long and approx. 73t
  • Excavation: 250,000m³
  • Developed area: approx. 26,900m² (excluding pitch)
  • Gross floor space ratio: approx. 138,000m²
  • Cover: largest steel-rope-membrane inner cover in the world, outer cover area 25,000m², sealable in 15 minutes
  • Capacity (football): 50,300 spectators with standing room for 6,300
  • Capacity (American football): 48,500 spectators
  • Capacity (concerts): 55,000 spectators
  • Highest seat: 32m above the pitch
  • Measurements (football pitch): 68m x 105m
  • Distance side of the pitch/balustrades: behind the goals 7.50m, sidelines 6m
  • Height of ‘Media Towers’: 65m
  • Video cubes: 30t weight, 4 displays with 31m² screens
  • Changing rooms: 4 cubicles of 150m² each in basement
  • Underground car park: 1,800 parking spaces
  • Boxes: 74 holding 6 to 22 guests each, for altogether just under 1,000 spectators
  • Business seats: 2,000
  • Business Club Lounge: 2,800m² plus a 600m² terrace
  • Catering: 22 kiosks with approx. 200m counter space in total
  • Flag storage area: available for Eintracht fans, accessible via the standing area bend
  • Duration of construction: July 2002 until October 2005, 5 building phases
  • Construction costs: approx. 126 million euros
  • Transportation infrastructure: approx. 45 million euros
  • Holding company: Waldstadion Frankfurt Gesellschaft for Project Development
  • Operating company: Stadion Frankfurt Management GmbH