Velodrom

General

  • The hall was opened in the summer of 1997 and it's construction took four years in total.

  • 205 Mill. DM/105 Mill. EUR was the amount of the cotsts for construction in total. 

  • Three architects Jörg Joppien, Albert Dietz and Annette Maud-Joppien designed and built the Max-Schmeling-Halle.

  • Berlin’s application for the Olympic Games 2000 (Olympia Sportstättenbauten GmbH) which at the end never took place here was the initial reason for the construction.

Arena Capacity

  • Capacity with center stage, no seats provided: approx. 11,900 persons

  • Fixed seats: 7,491

  • Floor - Standing Room: max. 4,040

  • Permanent food stands: 20

  • Wheelchair capacities: at least 16

Arena Size

  • Clearance height: 16,60 m, Total Height: 18 m

  • Floor with retracted telescopic stages: 2.300 m²

  • Floor with extended telescopic stages: 1.335 m²

  • Gross building volume: 339,547 m³

  • Gross floor space: 48,800 m²

  • Surface area of north glass front: 180 m Length, 14 m Height

  • Land area: 38,565 m²

Other Equipment

  • Halls A and B (6 x dividable): 2,430 m²

  • Hall C (3 x dividable): 1,215 m²

  • Colonade hal: 2,420 m²

  • Ballet room: 210 m²

  • Dance room: 400 m²

  • Print/Media room: approx. 20 m²

  • Press centre: 150 m²

  • Conference room: 58 m²

  • VIP-Lounge: 460 m²

  • Restaurant Albatros: 150 m² additional event room: 55 m²

  • Group changing rooms: 16

  • Artists’ changing rooms: 7

  • Production offices: 12

  • Exhibition space: 2,000 m²

Outdoor Facilities

  • Disabled parking spaces: at least 6

  • Car parking spaces: 36

  • Parking space for busses, vans and media cars: approx. 20

Technical Facts

  • Bearing load of ceiling: 120 t

  • Power supply arena: 1,200 kW

  • Power supply ceiling: 400 kW

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