“With this impressive lighting we treat our visitors to the ultimate entertainment experience,” said Henk Markerink, director of Amsterdam ArenA: “With this light innovation in the Amsterdam ArenA we put ourselves at the top of the European stadiums and we offer the best stadium experience for major sports And music events. “
Amsterdam – Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam stock exchange sticker: LIGHT), a global leader in lighting, and the Amsterdam ArenA treated fans to an enchanting pendant lights sydney show tonight prior to the Ajax – Legia Warsaw match. The Amsterdam ArenA officially put the new LED stadium lighting into use. The stadium lighting and movable color spots from Philips Lighting ensure a great experience and impressive show effects during events and sports competitions in the Amsterdam ArenA.
Frank van der Vloed, General Manager Philips Lighting Benelux: “The Amsterdam ArenA is the first stadium in the Netherlands that is equipped with the unique combination of LED lighting and flexible color spots, allowing us to create a great experience for sports and entertainment enthusiasts. Together with the Amsterdam ArenA, we can show the world what is possible in the stadium area with innovative lighting. A match made in heaven. “
With the new LED stadium lighting, Philips Lighting provides the Amsterdam ArenA with the most advanced stadium lighting in the world. The LED sports field lighting meets the highest requirements of international television channels and sports federations. Thanks to the high light output, stadium visitors and television viewers enjoy the smallest gestures and emotions on the field. They can now be seen even better thanks to razor-sharp slow-motion images.
The combination of energy-efficient LED lighting and color spots guarantees, in addition to an impressive entertainment experience, also lower energy consumption. With an equal number of lamps, the sustainable LED lighting gives 30% higher lighting levels, is around 30% more efficient than conventional stadium lighting and has a much longer lifespan. Philips Lighting provides lighting worldwide in more than half of the world’s most important football stadiums. Philips Lighting has also been providing professional lighting for major global sporting events for more than 60 years.