Largest In-Bowl Displays in Europe Coming to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Stadium
Daktronics to install two large curved LED display in London
BROOKINGS, S.D. – June 3, 2015 – Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota, has been asked to install two large LED video displays at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Stadium, London, in time for 2015 Rugby World Cup. Starting in the 2016-17 season, these displays will be the largest in the English Premier League when West Ham United FC calls the venue home.
Each display will measure 8 meters high by 26.7 meters wide to provide more than 420 square meters of displays space combined. Each display will feature a 15HD pixel layout for excellent image clarity and contrast with wide viewing angles ensuring a great view from any seat in the stadium. The displays feature variable content zoning allowing them to show one large image or multiple separate zones to show any variety of live video, instant replays, scores and statistics, graphics and animations, and sponsor messages.
"Daktronics is really excited about being part of such a legacy project," said Daktronics Regional Manager Ewan Prentice. "This stadium has already played host to many records through the London 2012 Olympic Games, and now, by installing the largest stadium video screens within Europe, adds another. All of us at Daktronics can't wait to see the screens turned on and engaging with the fans."
Daktronics LED video and messaging display technology offers a long lifetime with consistent, industry-leading performance and low power consumption, providing value and excitement for years to come.