Minnesota United FC kicked off a new era of soccer in the Twin Cities with the debut of Allianz Field. The iconic soccer-first venue boasts the latest in amenities and technology while also being designed to minimize environmental impact and energy usage. Allianz Field has become the standard-bearer for a new generation of MLS venues, and was crafted to compete not only with its U.S. rivals but competitors overseas. The unique exterior of the stadium, which gives Allianz Field its signature look, is made from PTFE laminate which serves the functional purpose of protecting fans from wind and rain. With 1,700 LED lights affixed to the skin, the exterior can change colors in response to different events.
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Minnesota's Allianz Field Finding Its Form As Fall Approaches
September 05, 2018
It has been more than eight months since Mortenson broke ground on Allianz Field, and last week the Minneapolis-based construction and real estate development company gave an update on its progress: construction is around 75 percent finished.