of Football Pitch at El- Wak Sports Stadium
Client: Government of Ghana
Department of Education, Science & Sports.
Brief: Design and construct football playing field
to comply with FIFA Standards for International Tournaments.
Start Date: September
Completion Date: March 2007
The refurbishment of El- Wak Stadium,
built during the colonial period, boasted a playing field that had
endured years of neglect. Termite ridden and hard as rock the brief “Design and construct football
playing field to comply with FIFA Standards for International Tournaments” presented
a considerable challenge. Comprehensive treatments to eradicate vermin,
and sinking a bore hole to provide constant water for ongoing maintenance
were among some of the essential features of this project. This picture
gallery provides a snapshot of the project beginning with the barren
patch of land to a playing field that meet the standards for International