Construction of a new Letzigrund stadium, Zurich

Construction of a new, multi-purpose stadium.

Construction of a new, multi-purpose stadium on the site of the existing "Letzigrund" with 25,000 or 31,000 seats for Euro 2008. The project had several phases, the existing stadium stayed in operation until the end of August 2006.


Specific figures


Zurich municipal construction office, Lindenhofstrasse 21, 8001 Zurich.

Total contractor

Implenia General Contracting Ltd.

Construction costs

Approx. CHF 100 million

Construction schedule
  • Start of construction: 14 November 2005
  • End of construction: 20 September 2007
  • Architects: Bétrix & Consolascio Arch. AG, 8703 Erlenbach
  • Structural engineer: Walt+Galmarini AG dipl. Ing., 8032 Zurich
  • Electrical engineer: Hefti.Hess.Martignoni., 5001 Aarau
  • Building technology engineer: Josef Bünder, 6280 Hochdorf
  • HVAC engineer: Hobler Engineering, 8004 Zurich
  • Civil engineer: Bless Hess AG, 6005 Lucerne
  • Sports arena planning: Gysi Leoni Mader, 8005 Zurich