Data-Driven Technology Gains Major League Play in Ballpark Design

09 July 2019
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Read the full feature in PanStadia here.


Technology merges with engineering and design in this intriguing piece by Moore Experts Dylan Richard, Mark Waggoner, and Bart Miller. Find out how teams at Walter P Moore utilized data extracted from ball flight patterns and pitch physics to design ballpark roofs.

“Sports venue design specialists at Walter P Moore are constantly looking for innovative ways to use data to improve the structural designs of stadiums and arenas.

In a recent conceptual design for a new indoor ballpark for the Tampa Bay Rays, Walter P Moore was tasked with identifying the optimal shape for the roof which included some unique challenges.”

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