AEL Stadium, Larissa, Greece


Project date: 2011

Services: Cost Consulting

Location: Larissa, Greece

AEL F.C. Arena was developed in a total of 144,000 square meters in the district of Neapolis, Larissa. Construction of the stadium started in September 2009 and was completed in November 2010. The capacity is 16,118 all covered, with the possibility to expand to 18,000. It also includes 38 VIP boxes, for 12 spectators each. The stadium complex includes extensive parking, commercial spaces, a movie theater, and a 1,500-seat open-air theater, as well as 12 tennis courts. Focal was appointed a detailed technical audit within the framework of disputes between the owner and the contractor. After extensive reporting our firm provided technical advice on remedying defective works and managed the procurement of adequate contractors to be followed by necessary site supervision.