Southland Engineering Awarded New Atlanta Falcons Stadium

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 22:00

Dulles, VA 

Southland Engineering, a division of Southland Industries, was recently awarded the new Atlanta Falcons Stadium project in Atlanta, Georgia. The design-assist project team includes 360 Architecture, joint venture Hunt/Holder/Russell/Moody and the Atlanta Stadium Partners. As part of the Atlanta Stadium Partners joint venture group, which includes TDIndustries and ARS Mechanical Services, Southland will provide mechanical services for the project.

The new 1.8 million square foot state-of-the-art stadium with a retractable roof will replace the Georgia Dome as the home venue for the Atlanta Falcons. Once completed, the new multipurpose stadium will provide permanent seating for 66,000 to 72,000 NFL fans, with the ability to expand to 80,000 for marquee events such Super Bowls and World Cup Soccer final matches.

With the design phase currently underway, construction is scheduled to begin in August 2014 and overall project completion is anticipated in 2017.

About Southland Engineering

As a division of Southland Industries, Southland Engineering is a fully integrated engineering services provider offering complementary services and capabilities in mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and building automation systems engineering. Southland Engineering’s in-house resources utilize the latest technology and industry tools to deliver innovative yet practical solutions and award-winning projects that enhance the indoor environment, improve the safety and performance of facilities, and ensure dependable results for years to come.For information, please visit southlandindengineering.com. 

About Southland

Founded in 1949, Southland Industries is one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing innovative yet practical solutions through a holistic approach to building performance. Advocating a design-build-maintain model, Southland specializes in the design, construction, and service of mechanical, plumbing, fire protection, process piping, automation and controls systems, as well as comprehensive energy services needs. Offering standalone services as well as integrated solutions, Southland’s in-house experts remain connected, sharing knowledge and information in order to produce the results that have earned Southland its unmatched reputation as one of the top design-builders in the nation. As a company that has always prided itself on innovation and collaboration, Southland continues to pave the way as an industry leader in sustainability and energy efficiency so as to improve the way buildings are designed, built, and maintained. For information, please visit southlandind.com.
 

Media Contact: Dan Navarrete, Vice President, Marketing and Communications

703-834-5570 • DNavarrete@southlandind.com