Granite and Lueders stonework is ongoing on the exterior columns of the north side of ballpark. The World Series will be at Globe Life Park in Arlington, a retractable roof stadium with artificial turf that opened this year adjacent to the Rangers’ old ballpark. Drywall on the club and concession areas is currently in progress. Our high quality content means the website regularly secures 4.9k-plus unique visits every 30 days, with more than 16.8k-plus pageviews, with Industry Interviews and Featured Articles generally being viewed by 1,500+. All other concrete work for the entire facility has been completed. Work is ongoing for the outfield field walls, including the bullpens. All cabinets have been installed in the lower concourse, office area, and suite levels. Seat installation is expected to be completed in early February, 2020. Cabinets are in progress on service level. Construction continues on Globe Life … If there's a hint of rain in Montague County, it will be closed. Installation of the first exterior Globe Life Field sign was completed this month. Epoxy floor update is complete on the lower concourse and in progress on main concourse. The first sign was installed on the North Plaza Entrance, measuring 13’6’’ tall by 108’ long. The World Series will be at Globe Life Park in Arlington, a retractable roof stadium with artificial turf that opened this year adjacent to the Rangers’ old ballpark. If it's 82 degrees, it will be closed. Preliminary work has started on the field surface, including the installation of the retractable pitching mound. 24,000 seats have been installed. Ask the Experts: Globe Life Field's Retractable Roof - YouTube The first tree was planted outside of Globe Life Field earlier this week, located on the east side of the ballpark. My last Rangers game at Globe Life Park was Wednesday night. But unless you think a sunroof is the same as a convertible, it will never be the same. 16 elevators have been installed, and eight are currently in progress. Seating capacity is approximately 40,300 for Globe Life Field, which will open in March 2020. Installation of the ribbon panels is in progress. Our readers benefit from media-rich content, including in-depth articles, features and case studies, as well as written and video interviews. Part of Tuesday's unveil involved a replica 3D model of Globe Life Field, with a retractable roof that operates similar to how the roof will operate when Globe Life Field opens. By the end of April, we'll all be writing or talking about why the Rangers can't find a third starter to go with Mike Minor and Lance Lynn or whether or not Rougned Odor is going to come out of his latest slump. Work on interior finishes is ongoing throughout the building. Preliminary work has started on the field surface. But on its best days, Globe Life Field will be no match for Globe Life Park on a spring afternoon or an October evening. 13 escalators have been installed on-site. The total steel weight of the entire operable roof structure is approximately 9,600 tons. Seat installation is 85% complete on the main concourse and 55% complete on the upper seating bowl. Call it a soft opening). Seating capacity is approximately 40,300 for Globe Life Field, which will open in March The new facility will be more modern and perhaps they will figure out a way fans don't have to miss two innings to stand in concession lines. The four-storey office building, located on the southeast side of the site, is 98% complete. The Texas Rangers' new, modern stadium will be no match for Globe Life Park on its best days, Be creepy or cancel? Globe Life Field will be all right. Aerial footage available on the venue’s Twitter feed shows the overall progress of Globe Life Field, including the progress of the ETFE panels on the retractable portion of the roof. At Sports Venue Business (SVB), we take pride in bringing you interviews - both in written and video format - with key industry personnel from across the sports venue spectrum, from end-users at all kinds of sporting and entertainment venues, as well as hosting cities, to architects, engineers, contractors, producers and suppliers, all in addition to reporting on the trending topics, best practices and developments. Installation of the retractable pitching mound started last month and is currently in progress. The roof will use a total of 19,000 tons of steel. Powered by BizBudding Inc. ARLINGTON, TEXAS - JULY 24: A general view of play between the Colorado Rockies and the Texas Rangers on Opening Day at Globe Life Field on July 24, 2020 in Arlington, Texas. Construction at the new home of the Texas Rangers, Globe Life Field, is nearing completion. The regular season home opener is scheduled on March 31, 2020 against the Los Angeles Angels. My high school friends and I waited patiently for the end of Major League Baseball's first strike (just 13 days, a walk in the park compared to what was to come), then saw Frank Howard launch a first-inning home run as the Rangers beat the California Angels. The new ballpark is scheduled to with a concert on March 14, 2020. The installation of synthetic grass will begin in February. Approximately 1,400 workers are on-site daily. The main industry associations and organisations - such as the ALSD, ESSMA, IAKS and NCS4 - also have a major role to play, offering expertise and guidance when it comes to the key trends and best practices. Work is ongoing for the seals along the roof track. The southwest entry structure is complete. Those with the greatest influence on the sector are of course the sports architecture and designer firms, together with the end-users themselves, who between them set the trends and subsequently deliver/manage the iconic sports venues we see today. The Rangers aren't leaving the state or the zip code or even changing exits off I-30 (if you can actually figure out where the exits are these days). The Globe Life Field roof — yes, open — was open for the first time this season as the Rangers looked to extended their three-game winning streak. The new 1.7 million square foot ballpark, which will be located on 13 acres just south of the current Globe Life Park in Arlington, will include a retractable roof for climate control and shelter for fans during the hot summer months. The retractable roof at Globe Life Field closed for the first time Friday, marking a notable milestone for the upcoming home of the Texas Rangers. 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