Porto Alegre, Brazil
Category: Sports Venue
Located in Porto Alegre in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, the Arena do Grêmio is the most modern multi-use complex in Latin America. Owned by the Grêmio FB Porto-Alegrense, the stadium hosts soccer games and other big events. With a total seating capacity of 60,000, the stadium replaced the Estádio Olímpico Monumental in 2012 and meets current FIFA standards for the World Cup 2014.
PENETRON ADMIX was used in the concrete for the ramps around the stadium to improve water resistance. About 2,000m3of concrete were treated with PENETRON ADMIX.