Central Deck and Arena project in Tampere, Finland is an urban scale development on top of existing railway tracks in the heart of the city. The mixed-use program includes a multi-purpose ice hockey arena, four office blocks topped by residential towers and a hotel with residential condominiums on top.
The arena, which occupies one fifth of the complex, has the capacity to accommodate 11,000 fans. With its shopping arcade, bars and restaurant at deck level, the arena redefines its pivotal function as a hub for diverse urban activities.
There is a total of approximately 60,000 m2 of mixed-use program area and 38,000 m2 of arena space, including a practice field and wellness center.
Architects: Studio Libeskind
Location: Tampere, Finland
Client: NCC Property Development OY Akerlundinkatu
Architect of Record: Ksoy Arkkitehtuuria
Structural Engineer: Ramboll Finland
Zoning Consultant: WSP Finland oy
•30,000 sq m (deck area)
•60,000 sq m (mixed use program)
•38,000 sq m (arena program)
Status: in design
Type: Hotel, Office Buildings, Residential, Mixed-use
Photographs: Tomorrow AB