Panathinaikos Stadium Votanikos


Project date: 2006

Services: Project Management - Pre Construction Phase

Project owner: Panathinaikos F.C

Location: Athens, Greece

A 40.000 seat football stadium incorporating state of the art facilities and impressive arched steel roof structure. The complex includes extensive commercial spaces, service area and underground parking. The construction of the stadium and the surrounding infrastructure  facilities is part of a brown field rehabilitation project , agreed between the Athens F.C  and the City Mayor. Focal provided a full array of pre-construction services such as designers' procurement and contracts management, design reviews and coordination with the input of specialists including the Amsterdam Arena Advisory consultants and Salgado architectural design office from Portugal. Extensive multi level reporting was consolidated by regular budgeting and design schedule monitoring tasks. Focal finally collaborated with the legal team to draft a complex multi-level "design development and build" a contract framework between the Client and the appointed General Contractor.