UNR Mackay Stadium
University of Nevada, Reno
General Contracting, Management
Scope of Work
The University of Nevada, Reno’s Mackay Stadium underwent a transformative upgrade to elevate the game-day experience. Reyman Bros. Construction spearheaded the project, which encompassed two significant aspects:
- Replacing existing bleachers with modern fixed stadium seats.
- Constructing a state-of-the-art Type 1 Stadium club building.
Challenges and Solutions
Mackay Stadium is a hub of energy during game days. The challenge was to execute upgrades without disrupting this vibrant atmosphere. Through meticulous planning and execution, the project seamlessly blended the enhancements into the stadium’s operations.
Fixed Stadium Seats
The project involved the replacement of existing bleachers with comfortable fixed stadium seats. The positioning of these seats was meticulously planned to ensure optimal viewing angles and enhanced comfort for spectators.
Type 1 Stadium Club Building
A standout feature of the upgrade was the construction of a modern, approximately 7,000 sq ft Type 1 Stadium club building. This building provided an exclusive space for fans seeking a premium game-day experience. The club building was designed to complement the stadium’s aesthetics while offering a luxurious retreat for attendees.
Apart from the seating upgrades and club building, the project included significant site work spanning approximately 15,000 sq ft. This encompassed various elements to enhance accessibility, aesthetics, and functionality around the stadium.
Results and Impact
The University of Nevada, Reno Mackay Stadium Club and Seating Upgrades project delivered a multi-faceted impact:
- The fixed stadium seats significantly improved spectator comfort and overall viewing experience.
- The Type 1 Stadium club building elevated the premium fan experience, offering a blend of luxury and the excitement of live sports.
- Site work improvements enhanced the overall ambiance and accessibility of the stadium.
The Mackay Stadium Club and Seating Upgrades project is a testament to Reyman Bros. Construction’s ability to enhance not just structures, but the moments and experiences they house. By seamlessly integrating modern amenities while preserving the stadium’s energy, this project enriched the game-day environment for fans, leaving a lasting impact on the University of Nevada, Reno community.