The reform of the Camp Nou accelerates with the demolition of part of the third tier of the south goal

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The reform of the Camp Nou accelerates with the demolition of part of the third tier of the goal south

FC Barcelona takes advantage of the World Cup breakof Qatar, from November 20 to December 18, to advance in the remodeling works of the Camp Nou, where it will be demolished. part of the third tier of the South Goal to advance the performances in the works of next summer. “The club continues to work on the Spotify Camp Nou works and accelerates the remodeling works, taking advantage of the window of opportunity offered by the break in the League championship for the World Cup,” the club announced. in a statement.

The south goal zone is the main area affected by these works, in a third tier where partial demolition has already begun, in a first phase of actions that will end in the third tier. on December 30, just before the derby at the Camp Nou against RCD Espanyol. On September 1, preliminary work began to prepare the area, with the dismantling of equipment and facilities and the temporary transfer of the systems and technology infrastructure (CPD), as well as such as the removal of the video scoreboard and the seats in the affected area in order to adapt the area and then proceed with the demolition.

In this new phase of the work, the work will consist of in the removal of the slabs from the affected area, the demolition of the outer ring, the cantilever that protrudes from the facade of the south goal (where the health care center was located) and, finally, half of the third tier of the same Goal, part of which counterbalances.

A cost of 4.6 million

The demolition will be carried out. by the traditional system, through mechanical means, removing all the structural elements that exist on the fans of the second tier. These works will have a maximum cost of 4.6 million euros, which will be assumed within the framework of the bridging loan signed last summer.

scheduled for the next few months aThe second phase of the work in which the dismantling the rest of the structure. Thus, the only thing that will remain will be The part of the outer pillar up to the second tier will be removed as a protection measure and will be covered. Then when will it be done? the construction of the new evacuation stairs and walkways.

 “Each and every one of these actions will save time in a complex and large-scale work and will be very useful to start verifying processes and speed of the new construction, facing The works planned for the 2023/24 season, where sports practice will move to the Lluís Companys de Montjuïc Stadium”, FC Barcelona recalled.

3,782 seats affected in the south goal

The works are affecting 3,782 seats in the south goal, mainly third tier seats, which will disappear, of which 3,182 correspond to season ticket holders, who have been relocated to similar areas or have been relocated. A temporary moratorium has been offered on subscription payments.

As for the second tier, 1,215 subscribers, located between entrances 315 and 322, have gone from having a covered seat to an uncovered seat and the club has made the corresponding price adjustment. Six VIP boxes in the second tier and the area where the opposing fans usually sit are also affected.

The works have been concentrated between gates 34 and 46, and between the entrances 521 and 422, and once the partial demolition of the third tier is completed, pillars will be built, foundation work will be done, and new stairs and evacuation routes will be built. ;n for doors 315 to 322, and for openings 01 to 021, 116 to 121 and 211 to 221.