The installation of the roof inner bearing ring of the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is complete, FSUE Sport-In media service has reported.
The works began in August 2016. The ring is located in the heart of the stadium, it resembles a giant open window to the sky, letting in the sunlight and fresh air.
Nizhny Novgorod Stadium is inspired by the themes of the Volga River nature - wind and water. At the same time its reserved and conservative architecture is determined by its location in the historic neighbourhood.The exterior of the stadium is a colonnade formed by the three-edged pillars arranged in a circle. These pillars support a spatial metal structure - the canopy over the lobby and the stands. The stadium is designed to have an open field.
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