University Square – ULBS Sports Complex in elimbăr. Investing 70 million euros for theatre, laboratories and gymnasiums
The leadership of the University of “Lucian Plaga” in Sibiu, Friday, presented a project worth more than 70 million euros, the University Square – the ULBS Sports Complex, which will be financed by the Romanian government through the National Investment Corporation. The project was started by ULBS 10 years ago and will be implemented after cooperation with the Academy of Land Forces “Nicolae Bălcescu” Sibiu and local authorities.
According to the feasibility study, the University Square – Sports Complex of ULBS will have a built-up area of 15,396.60 m² (over a total area of 31,011 m²), with an S + P + 2E elevation system. The complex is a multifunctional sports space with a capacity of 5016 seats, with the purpose of carrying out educational, sports, scientific, cultural, etc. activities.
The structure designed for the sports complex covers both indoor and outdoor spaces, with multiple destinations: indoor spaces, and parking spaces with a capacity of 502 places, of which 31 are for people with disabilities; Basement / semi-basement technical area (CT, after conversion, 4 ALA warehouses for 600 people, intangible water reserve).
The arena will have an amphitheater with a capacity of 125 seats; Three lecture halls with a capacity of 70 seats/room; Six seminar rooms with a capacity of 30 seats/room; Six laboratory rooms with a capacity of 30 seats/room; 25-seat professor’s room – 6 30-seat professor’s desks/desk; gymnasium with dimensions of 45 x 30 m; fitness room – bodybuilding 400 sq.m.; Gymnasium and combat sports hall of 300 square meters; Table tennis / badminton court with an area of 400 square meters; Training room to prepare the game (a whole building separate from the sports complex).
As for the outdoor spaces, it will be a multi-purpose pitch of 90 x 50 m (football); two tennis courts 40 x 20 m; Multifunctional basketball and volleyball court with a size of 35 x 20 m; Handball court 45 x 25 m; 400m athletics track.
There will be a parking lot outside: TV vans, ISU car zone, gendarmerie cars, sports coaches.
The playing surfaces are designed according to the standards approved by the specialized sports federations.
“University Arena – ULBS Sports Complex will complement the sports and educational infrastructure of Sibiu and will be a turning point in the partnership with the entire community. The University Square will become a facilitator for the development of sports and an alternative for Sibiu children, youth and students in promoting a healthy lifestyle. University Square is a brave project, which can become a reality , for the benefit of the community, with the participation and support of representatives of public institutions in the province. Sibiu County Council, Sibiu City Council, Selimber City Council and parliamentarians representing us can contribute to the implementation of this project. The partnership between the Academy of the Ground Forces “Nicolae Bălcescu” and the University of “Lucian Blaga” Sibiu has a model of institutional cooperation and I am glad that the results did not take long. I appreciate that the primary purpose of the strategic partnerships that bring together administrative authorities, educational institutions and politicians is to ensure the sustainable development of Sibiu, and the sports complex is part of this process”, said Professor Soren Radu, President ULBS University.
Attended Friday’s press conference: University. Doctor Maher. Soren Radu, Dean of the University of “Lucian Plaga” in Sibiu; Dean Prof. Dr. Eng. Guo Bersan, Dean of the Academy of Land Forces “Nicolai Belcescu” in Sibiu; Astrid Cora Fodor, Mayor of Sibiu Municipality (event host); Raluca Turcan, Member of the Romanian Parliament; Daniela Compian, President of Sibiu County Council. Marius Greco, Mayor of Schlimpier Municipality, Dr. M. Ewan Bundrea, Chairman of the ULBS Senate.