baseball-game

BASEBALL

Omaha, Nebraska

TD Ameritrade Park, situated in Omaha (Nebraska, USA), is a baseball stadium opened in 2011. The stadium with its seating capacity of 24 000 persons is the home arena for over 60 years of heritage possessing NCAA College World Series and local Creighton University’s Bluejays team.

During the construction process also lighting scheme was considered and the designer literally catched the ball pitched to him, and created venue-matching baseball bat inspired wooden poles. Wooden shaft in just like magnification of a baseball bat and the reflector in the pole top features stitching just like a baseball.


Design  

Chris Waitzman, Valmont Ltd


Result

Omaha’s baseball poles are a magnificent example of theme inspired, technically novel and attractive lighting poles that take environmental values into account in various ways.