PGE Narodowy

Short history 

Stadion Narodowy is the multifunctional stadium, the biggest conference and business center located in Warsaw, Poland. It's the largest association football arena in Poland, home stadium of the polish national football team.

Construction started in 2008 and finished in November 2011.The stadium owns a retractable roof that is inspired by the system of Commerzbank-Arena in Frankfurt Germany and is similar to the renovated roof of BC Place (Vancouver, Canada). The stadium is equipped with a heated pitch and is a multipurpose venue, able to host sporting events, concerts, cultural events and conferences. The official opening took place on 19 January 2012, and the first football match was played on 29 February 2012. Poland then played Portugal in a 0-0 draw. 

From July 2015 PGE is the naming partner for National Stadium in Warsaw.

 

Important events 

In 2012 the stadium hosted the opening match, 2 group matches, a quarterfinal and the semifinal of the UEFA Euro 2012, co-hosted by Poland and Ukraine.

In 2013 Stadion Narodowy hosted the biggest music stars including Beyoncè, Paul McCartney, Depeche Mode, Roger Waters, and show business celebrities like Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May during Top Gear Live. You can experience there also the largest sporting events: the European and World Cup qualifiers of the Polish National Football Team, marathons and social events like the Science Picnic or the international Warsaw Book Fair.

The stadium will host the 2014-2015 UEFA Europa League final.

Policy

PL.2012+ as the Operator of the Stadion Narodowy tries to identify the direct and indirect effects that the Stadium has on the environment and finds solutions which have an influence on the ecological functioning of the Stadium. The daily operational functioning is conducted in accordance with the rules of sustainable development. PL.2012+ believes that all of its employees, suppliers and sub-contractors play an important pro-environmental role and expects their full engagement in making this policy a reality.


 

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