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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    The initial mockups look just ok IMO
    Prove it!



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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    The initial mockups look just ok IMO
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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    Quote Originally Posted by isuska View Post

    I've seen some well placed gifs in my time but this....this is a masterpiece.



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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    I know Weitz has been on the previous stadium projects, but I understood they have downsized greatly, and are not in the best financial shape.



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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    Another day, another work distraction. OSU win Mon, RV saying he will announce Tue, NSD Wed, SEZ Thurs, what's up for tomorrow?



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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    Quote Originally Posted by NATEizKING View Post
    Another day, another work distraction. OSU win Mon, RV saying he will announce Tue, NSD Wed, SEZ Thurs, what's up for tomorrow?
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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    Quote Originally Posted by NATEizKING View Post
    Another day, another work distraction. OSU win Mon, RV saying he will announce Tue, NSD Wed, SEZ Thurs, what's up for tomorrow?
    Sam Ponder is getting a divorce and has decided to move to the DSM area. CF stalker mode would go into triple over drive.



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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    Quote Originally Posted by Dryburn View Post
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    Madden said the new scoreboard on the south end zone at JTS would probably replicate the current one on the north end. #Cyclones


    If we are getting trolled hard right now.....


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    Quote Originally Posted by mustangcy View Post
    I've seen some well placed gifs in my time but this....this is a masterpiece.
    and into my signature you've gone



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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    Quote Originally Posted by HandSanitizer View Post
    The only thing that concerns me is the 30 Million number. that doesn't seem like a lot..

    Didn't our suites on the west side cost 19 million?
    At least the project says "up to $60 Million"

    I can't imagine a replica scoreboard costing any less than $5 million being it is above the 2nd deck.
    I believe a large chunk of the cost of the last scoreboard was building the massive support structure, which had to be free standing and hold a massive amount of weight up fairly high without any supports in the middle. You could design that support into the south end zone design now, freeing up a lot of expense.

    Also, from register article.

    Capacity would rise to about 60,000, up from the current 56,800, Madden said. Bleachers would replace about 12,000 general admission grass hillside seats. Open-air club seats would be behind the south end zone, and connect to an indoor dining area.



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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    Quote Originally Posted by aeroclone View Post
    You know what would go well with two jumbotrons? A ribbon board. It would really tie the stadium together.
    The chinaman is not the issue here.



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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    Someone let Vaughn know yet? This could be the clincher.



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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    60,000 "hard" seats with another 6000 SRO on the north would easily put us third largest in the big 12.

    From the DMR article: "Capacity would rise to about 60,000, up from the current 56,800, Madden said. Bleachers would replace about 12,000 general admission grass hillside seats. Open-air club seats would be behind the south end zone, and connect to an indoor dining area."

    If that is accurate, there are still two hillsides to push capacity to 66,000. But it is possible that this is not acurate, being the DMR and all.


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    Re: Regents approve SEZ go-ahead

    Quote Originally Posted by Pseudonym View Post
    I believe a large chunk of the cost of the last scoreboard was building the massive support structure, which had to be free standing and hold a massive amount of weight up fairly high without any supports in the middle. You could design that support into the south end zone design now, freeing up a lot of expense.

    Also, from register article.
    This. I could be wildly off, but if i remember correctly last time it was about a $5 mil project, 4 of which was the structure. Now you'd still need some additional structure over the top of what the SEZ alone would require, but a lot of it i'd imagine could be built into the design.



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