Casua wins private tender promoted by the company ECE, amongst 6 other Architecture Practices, for the development of a Sports and Leisure Centre in Hradec Králové.

Part of the Park Malšovice will be a mixed-use arena with a capacity of 10.000  seats (possibility  expanding to 14.000) comprising a training  area, Arkády Hradec Králové Commercial Centre ,  a  park  with plenty of leisure activities by the river Orlice,  a  hotel, restaurants, coffee  shops,  sports areas for practicing squash and fitness. There will also be included an Aqua Park developed by the City Council.  In the project’s first stage,  Casua worked in partnership with the Portuguese member of Equator European Architects - Miguel Saraiva & Associates, and with Consultants for the regulations of FIFA/UEFA from Sweden – Mr. Stellan Holmstrom and Robert Hernadi (Stockholm ’s National Stadium) . Alongside both stages of the project development, Czech expert in football Stadiums - Mr. Dráb, gave Consultancy for the football arena.

ECE did a public presentation of the project, to the City Council representatives, together with 4 other proposals. It is appointed for the winner to be announced on the representatives meeting which will take place 17th June 2008.

More at Casua Projects/Sport&Leisure.