On the coast of the Black Sea, a globally unique project is completed. Thus, in Shekvetili, ultra-modern Ureki Concert Hall “Black Sea Arena” has opened up.
An open concert arena, which can be fully closed within minutes when rain comes up.
The auditorium with 100 meter in diameter seats over 9,000 spectators on circular grand-stands. Visitor lounges, VIP areas, four cinemas, auxiliary areas and technical rooms are arranged below the stands. The largest productions of international pop and rock groups can be shown on the stage of 36 m in width.
There were 700 people employed in constructing the concert hall. On the construction of Black Sea Arena “Cartu Fund” invested more than 200 million GEL.
Construction works were carried out by the company “Elita Burji” and the association “ATU”.
Administration offices and dressing rooms, a canteen and storage rooms frame the stage on six floors. 25 m above ground level, a pressure ring holds 33 steel cables, on which a retractable membrane glides over the entire auditorium. 168 rotating, translucent facade lamellas protect the audience from sun, wind and rain, but once opened allow full view on the beautiful landscape between Great and Small Caucasus.
Bleack Sea Arena is equipped with international standard rounded security system.