Olympic Park Press Centre Almost Complete

21 June 2010 (Last Updated June 21st, 2010 18:30)

The Main Press Centre for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games is taking shape and will be completed in 2011, according to organisers. The 29,000m² concrete structure is complete and windows have been fitted on three sides, according to the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA)<

The Main Press Centre for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games is taking shape and will be completed in 2011, according to organisers.

The 29,000m² concrete structure is complete and windows have been fitted on three sides, according to the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA)

The centre will be located next to the 55,000m² International Broadcast Centre (IBC).

The IBC / MPC will house over 20,000 press and media personnel during the games and, upon completion of the Games, the venue will serve as a business park.

The MPC will offer five floors of office space and be equipped with new utilities to meet green building standards.