The governor of the Omsk region Alexandr Burkov and Avangard hockey club management visited the construction site today. They held working meeting, carried out inspection of the construction and piles testing. Flag rasing marked the start of the active construction phase.
Arena Omsk construction processed on the basis of concession agreement between Gazpromneft, Federal and Omsk region government. New arena will be one of the venues of World Junior Ice Hockey Championship, which will take place in December 2022 – January 2023. Total six-story building area is indicated to be 60,000 square meters. Rostrum accommodate up to 12,000 spectators.