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Encyclopedia > Retractable roof

A retractable roof is a technology used in many sports venues. They are used in places that allow for indoor sports when the weather is rainy. Examples of these venues are SkyDome in Canada and SAFECO Field in Seattle. Future stadiums include Lucas Oil Stadium and a new stadium for the Dallas Cowboys. Weather is a term that encompasses phenomena in the atmosphere of a planet. ... The Rogers Centre (until recently called SkyDome), which opened on June 1, 1989, is a huge ballpark in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, situated next to the CN Tower near the shores of Lake Ontario. ... Safeco Field, sometimes simply referred to as Safeco for short or even The Safe, is the home of the Seattle Mariners baseball club. ... City nickname Emerald City City bird Great Blue Heron City flower Dahlia City mottos The City of Flowers The City of Goodwill City song Seattle, the Peerless City Mayor Greg Nickels County King County Area   - Total   - Land   - Water   - % water 369. ... Lucas Oil Stadium is a retractable roof sports and entertainment facility currently under construction in Indianapolis, Indiana. ... City Irving, Texas Other nicknames Americas Team, The Boys Team colors Royal, Navy, Silver, Silver-Green, and White Head Coach Wade Phillips Owner Jerry Jones General manager Jerry Jones Mascot Rowdy [1] League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1960–present) Western Conference (1960) Eastern Conference (1961-1969) Capitol Division...

Types of retractable roofs

Miller Park has a fan style roof because it's shaped like a fan. Lucas Oil Stadium will be a tent style roof stadium. Toyota Stadium in Japan has a unique accordian like roof. These a just a few of the many type of roofs used to build these stadiums. Miller Park is a baseball stadium located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. ... Fan may refer to the following: Fan (aficionado) (the bracketed word being the Spanish translation), someone who has an intense liking of a sporting. ... Lucas Oil Stadium is a retractable roof sports and entertainment facility currently under construction in Indianapolis, Indiana. ... A tent is a shelter, consisting of sheets of fabric or other material draped over or attached to a frame of poles and/or ropes. ... Toyota Stadium is a 45,000 seat retractable roof stadium in Toyota City, Japan. ... a piano accordion An accordion is a small portable free-reed wind instrument with a keyboard, the smallest representative of the organ family. ...



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