“We’ll have the stadium we all dream of.” in March, when George Brito Announced action plan for new to commemorateFew can imagine that this time of year would see so much progress A project that is getting closer to becoming a reality.
The final phase of work began in mid-March that will expand the capacity of the iconic stadium 81,000 spectators and six months later fans have already begun to see how the three new lower stands take shape, which concluded its presentation against Barracas on Sunday. And hours later, quite a milestone: The first part of this first part saw the arrival of the club from England of 4,000 new seats, which would cover 17,000. Yes, the historic demand from River Partners to replace the seats in 1977, set in a revamp for the 78 World Cup.
Di Carlo, Brito, Taratutti and Forchieri received the first new seats for the monument (river press).
Monumental Dream of the River (Info: Luciano Canet)
The new seats are collapsible and meet FIFA quality standards in line with the best stadiums in the world. In fact, they are the ones that were established in Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, and they represent a fundamental stone in the advancement of a project that will lead to a total 27 months and the total cost of which is calculated by DC u$s 45,000,000 financed in parallel with pre-sales of new boxes and stalls, the naming of the Mâs Monumental that is already on all billboards and a collection of post-game lessons from the season, an increase that July 2024 Will turn the monument into the largest square in South Americasurpassing the potential of his name in Lima (80,093) and Maracan (78,898), continues to top to date.
El Monument, with its new grandstand, packed before Barracas. River Press.
It is the first of two phases, which were planned so as not to lose the venue, projected by February 2023 and would eventually require an investment of US$25 million. As seen before Baracas, it has already taken shape The long-awaited construction of the new ring that would bring the playing field closer to the stands: in the space that was covered by gray canvas as the ground was lowered two meters, an essential function for the aftermath, the lower stall already Raised in San Martín and popular low and low in headwaters Sivori and Centenario,
The first new seats came for the memorial (river press).
Meanwhile, in Central Centenario, in turn, progress is being made on the construction of 30 new boxes and a 700-square-metre restaurant overlooking the river neighborhood and the stadium, which will have independent access and be open 24/7. , And it will add a new floor to internal parking for 240 vehicles, tunnel for two teams entrance and refurbishment of referee’s locker room, anti-doping control area, medical department and audio. Arrangement
Monument in Progress: New Entrance Tunnel (Pressa River)
Phase II and Institute
And in the second phase, which will take place from early next year to July 2024 and will require another US$20,000,000 from the Treasury, the lower ring will be closed.With the completion of the stalls in Belgrano, a further 46 boxes will be built in central Sivori that will allow 360-degree circulation in the middle ring, with two more parking floors attached that will take the current capacity from 500 to 1,141 vehicles. And a bridge will be placed that will allow direct access from the garage, where lifts and stairs will be added so that the San Martín Hall box does not collapse into the area. No trivial to the club model, the new building of the River Plate Institute will be moved to the technical pole that stands in front of the stadium, belonging to Federal Shot.
Brito with new seats. River Press.
Overall, 12.5% of seats will be added to the new Monumental out of the 72,054 seats currently available. The replacement of the 40,565 old wooden seats laid out in 1977, which once removed would go on sale to members, gradually as a work in progress, by stand and ring: CD had already made it to Sivori. In the coming weeks in a mirror at Centenario has started and will continue. Thus, the upper ring will be completely covered with plates. And as a result the popular will only be in the lower Sivori and Centenario (the stairs that connect them to the central area will be cancelled) and the lower, so the ratio which is now 45/55 will change to 29/71.
Half of the wooden seats in Sivori Baja (Prensa River) have already been removed.
He placed the new shield in the monument. Photo: @MedioRiver
This will be the new monument.