The 2017 US Openis the 137th edition of tennis’ US Open and the fourth and final Grand Slam event of the year. The tournament which consists of both men’s and women’s singles and doubles is held on outdoor hard courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows-Coronal Park in Queens, NY.
Seating Solutions was present as they built the safety code compliant, temporary Louis Armstrong grandstand while the permanent facility is under construction. Seating Solution’s Ultimate system is modular in design allowing for the flexibility and creativity needed in this application. Corners were mitered to enclose the system for a real stadium look and feel. A full picket rail package along with aisle mid-rails were provided for spectator safety.
Quoted from an article featured online at Tennisindustry.org: “Seating Solutions of Commack, N.Y., has custom-designed and constructed the temporary stadium that’ll replace Louis Armstrong Stadium for the 2017 US Open. The temporary stadium, located in the formerly known Parking Lot B, will have 8,000 seats, including 2,000 reserved seats in the “lower bowl.”
“We’ve designed the temporary stadium to create the intimate setting and feel of the old Louis Armstrong Stadium,”
“We’ve designed the temporary stadium to create the intimate setting and feel of the old Louis Armstrong Stadium,” says Scott Suprina, owner, founder and lead designer of Seating Solutions. “Because we are also the manufacturer and patent holder, our seating systems are unique to each client’s event.”
The temporary stadium will have an aluminum truss clear-framing substructure with under-stand lighting and modular packages for spectator convenience.The seating system has a built-in broadcast booth, media box and rooftop camera positions.” Seating Solutions supplied numerous temporary restrooms around and under the temporary grandstand for the spectators convenience.
This system is available for sale or rental after Oct 1, 2017 and can be seamlessly expanded to fit ‘your’ venue. For more information, visit SeatingSolutions.com or call 1-888-959-7328