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The Methanex Bowl is a premiere Synthetic Turf football field located on the grounds of Medicine Hat's Family Leisure Centre.

 
 

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Methanex Bowl Goal Post Rotation Instructions
Posted May 22, 2014.

 

The Methanex Bowl underwent a $2.6 million dollar expansion in 2013-2014 that included:

  • Addition of an amenities building to provide more storage, spectator washrooms, and food services area.
  • New/upgraded bleachers.
  • Synthetic turf field replacement.

DATE   DESCRIPTION
March - April 2013   Procurement of design consultant (RFP) for MB.
April - July 2013   Design of MB, including user group consultations.
May - August 2013   Procurement of construction contractors for MB.
July - September 2013  

Construction of synthetic turf field successfully completed. 

Official kick-off held September 20, 2013.  Details included in the Press Release.

September - December 2013  

Project placed on hold; direction sought from Council to resolve scope/budget misalignment

April 2014   Final field deficiency corrections.
April - August 2014   Final design and procurement of bleachers; new press box design.
April 2015    Bleacher / press box construction. 

 


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Project Time Capture Video
Video credited to travisburke.com  
FLC Expansion Map May2013  Location Map
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Funding Announcement
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Football Field Construction
 
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Last updated: 8/18/2015 2:07:43 PM