The Reebok stadium (now renamed the University of Bolton Stadium) is the home of Bolton Wanderers Football club. The stadium designed by Hannan’s incorporates 25,000 seats for football together with executive facilities and a hotel, conference facilities and an exhibition hall.
Hannan Associates conceived, designed and completed the stadium building services to all areas for the stadium, which incorporates a number fully equipped commercial kitchens to serve the large corporate match day requirements. With over 3,000 executive places provided with suites of varying sizes from boxes for 8 people to banqueting for 500 providing buffet style menus through to silver service al la carte dining.
All of the stadium executive facilities are designed as multifunctional non match day spaces, which are utilised throughout the year for conferences and exhibitions as well as parties, weddings and banquets.
The stadium incorporates an extensive and wide variety of safety systems to protect the 25,000 people using the stadium on a match day, and the non-match day occupants. These systems include standby power generators and battery cubicles, emergency lighting, automatic fire detection, firefighting shafts and lifts, crowd monitoring, exit gate release, cctv and public address throughout.