Ed Robson Arena is nearing completion and scheduled for an October opening, with the first regular-season game scheduled for Friday, Oct. 8, against St. Lawrence University. You can watch the ongoing construction via the live construction webcams at  www.coloradocollege.edu/robsonarena

Here’s a behind-the-scenes peek at some elements of the multi-purpose 269,227-square-foot building:

The interior of the arena during construction. Photo courtesy Nunn Construction

2,571 cupholders

103 speakers

3,400 seating capacity

493,920 pixels in the scoreboard screens

13,500 square feet of glass

10.02 miles of heating/cooling pipe to keep the ice temperature constant

608 construction workers on site throughout the project (approximately)

2,188,000 pounds of structural steel

17,000 square feet of ice

6,950 cubic yards of concrete used in the project

3,400 seating capacity

324 Robson Arena parking garage spaces

17 regular-season home games for the inaugural 2021-22 seaso

1st time in its 80+ year history tiger hockey will play home games on campus