Marítimo Arena Sports Complex – Barreiros Stadium

Project Type

Sports Facilities

Building – Construction and Renovation

Construction Company

Tecnovia Madeira


Barreiros, Funchal, Autonomous Region of Madeira


Inaugurated on 2nd December 2nd 2016, and elected the 22nd best stadium of the year, Marítimo’s new stadium is a UEFA category 1 stadium.

With a seating capacity of approximately 11 000, the stadium has 42 cabins distributed across two floors, and an external 5-level car park.

During its construction, an 11.0 m tall temporary containment wall was erected so that Marítimo Football Club could continue playing matches on its field.

Main quantities:

• Construction Area 42 650.00 m2

• Excavations – 145 000 m3

• Technical Landfills – 11 000 m3

• Concrete – 38 000 m3

• 7 000 ton. of A500 NR steel

• Metal roof structure spanning 10 200 m2

• Geotechnics:

o 109 piles with a diameter of 800mm and an average height of 14 m.

o 45 micro-piles with h=14 m.

o 125 m long peripheral containment wall for excavation at the north grandstand with an average height of 11 m

• Turf:

o Base with inclines (4-gabled roof type)

o Drainage layers

o 7 800.00 m2 of turf

• Precast concrete produced entirely by Tecnovia Madeira

o All grandstands were precast

• 7 000.00 m of grandstands

• Remaining pieces (vomitoria, steps, guardrails).

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