Stadium Updates

Sep 18, 2015

Mortenson Construction celebrated the topping out of the U.S. Bank Stadium following a ceremony Thursday.

The Golden Valley-based company installed the $1.1 billion stadium's last and highest steel beam Friday morning after lightning delayed the topping out a day earlier.

Sep 14, 2015

Medtronic will have its name on U.S. Bank Stadium's gateway plaza as part of a 10-year sponsorship agreement with the Minnesota Vikings.

Aug 10, 2015

The first of the Vikings stadium’s five giant glass doors has arrived at the construction site.

The massive doors will be placed on the west side of the stadium, providing views of the city’s skyline. They will be the largest operable doors in the world, according to stadium planners.

Aug 03, 2015

Gov. Mark Dayton has appointed former rural legislator Tony Sertich to the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority.

Jul 20, 2015

In just one year, the U.S. Bank Stadium will be complete.

Mar 27, 2015

After a full year of construction, the new Minnesota Vikings stadium is halfway complete. 

The team and the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority recently announced the project will hit the 50 percent mark by the end of March.

Jan 20, 2015

The Minnesota Vikings began a call this month for local artists to apply for commissions for the new stadium. The collection initiative is part of an effort to give back to the public and beautify the $1.1 billion facility. 

Dec 19, 2014

The Vikings will pay more than $1.2 million for LED light upgrades to the team's new stadium. 

Oct 14, 2014

The Vikings have added another $517,977 to the roughly $1 billion stadium project for additional concessions areas, another elevator and extra design services for a stadium skyway and press box, but not for new glass environmentalists say is necessary to protect birds.

Sep 25, 2014

The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority (MSFA) released a “State of the Stadium” update today with new statistics offering insights into one of the largest construction projects in Minnesota’s history.


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