Vasil Levski National Stadium

Contracting Authority
First and second stage: Council of Ministers – State Agency of Youth and Sport, Third stage: Ministry of Youth and Sports

Sofia, Bulgaria

Period of implementation
July 2001- September 2003
Glavbolgarstroy’s role in the project
Prime contractor
Nature of works
  • Engineering and “turnkey”
  • Research and design
  • Organization of construction works
  • Construction – architectural-constructional part, construction and installation works
  • Delivery and assembly of facilities and technological equipment
  • Preparation and commissioning of the site by stages of implementation
  • Complete execution and engineering project, including the sports facilities – in compliance with the recommendations and requirements of FIFA and UEFA;
  • Landscaping of the surrounding area to the Stadium, including car and bus parking lots
Technical characteristics
  • A building with an administrative unit, multifunctional sports halls, public-service sector – restaurants, cafés and cafeterias, sports glory museum, medical centre with full rehabilitation equipment, warehouse and service installation premises, press-conference hall; locker rooms and referees’ room, bars, and other premises
  • New structures for the stands; drainage, heating and irrigation systems for the football field and an athletics racing track; vocalisation system
  • Fences, barriers and other partitions providing for the safety of fans and spectators;
  • Information scoreboard, security and control installations and systems