Bilbao Arena


This sport hall designed by ACTXT-IDOM Architecture Office for multi-purpose use for Bilbao, one of the major cities in Northern Spain, has 30,800 m2 closed area and a capacity of 10,000 seats. Space roof designed by Uskon covers 7,363 m2 area in plan. Steel roof project was completed between the months of July – November 2009 and building was opened for service in 2010. Bilbao Arena received “Building of the Year” award in Sports Architecture branch of ArchDaily in 2011 and Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) European award in 2012.