Construction work of Budapest Multifunctional Sports and Event Hall built in Budapest’s Népliget area is very close to finishing after its start in 2019. The impressive building will be able to host 22,000 visitors and will be finished by the end of this year.
Market Építő Zrt is making a remarkable arena as the main entrepreneur in the project. The complex is Europe’s biggest handball arena, and the location is relatively easily accessible as well, since the building is behind the bus station, in between Gyáli street and Üllői street. – writes Magyarepitok.
49 VIP boxes, 14 lifts, 8 escalators got a place in the stadium, which also has an impressive height: the highest point of the arena is at 40,5 meters.
On their Facebook page, Market Építő Zrt. posted that a display in the arena has arrived, and its weight is massive. Along with the cube, it is a total of 12 tons and has more than 14 million pixels.
Besides handball, hockey matches can also be played in this building. Thanks to the parameters, the structure can even host basketball, volleyball, and badminton matches, tennis, skating, martial arts, weightlifting, fencing, gymnastics, but even horse and motorcycle competitions can occur in the arena.
The hall will be inaugurated at the 2022 Men’s European Handball Championship, co-organized by Hungary and Slovakia.
The works started in 2019, and meeting the deadline was a priority, because the EHF will test the hall during the test matches before the European Men’s Handball Championship, which will take place from 13 to 30 January 2022. – wrote magyarepitok in a former article.
Stadiums in Hungary make a large part of investments. According to a 2020 article by Blikk, 32 stadiums were built in Hungary in ten years.
To check out the Budapest Multifunctional Sports and Event Hall in the last construction phase, take a look at the photos below.