US Convention Centre Opens

30 January 2011 (Last Updated January 30th, 2011 18:30)

The $133m Irving Convention Center in Las Colinas in Texas, US, has been unveiled. Designed by RMJM, the copper-clad centre has finally opened after more than 12 years of planning. Spanning 25,549m², the centre features a 4,646m² column-free exhibit hall, a 1,859m

The $133m Irving Convention Center in Las Colinas in Texas, US, has been unveiled.

Designed by RMJM, the copper-clad centre has finally opened after more than 12 years of planning.

Spanning 25,549m², the centre features a 4,646m² column-free exhibit hall, a 1,859m² ballroom and 1,859m² of meeting space.

The design of the centre features a unique stacked layout enabling it to host sporting events, corporate and trade meetings, and civic functions.