Original title: 6 hours into the Winter Olympics Ice Hockey Hall, high-tech help Wukesong Sports Center to create a new landmark of ice and snow sports
China Daily.com, November 24 (Reporter Pan Yiqiao) As the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics is approaching, the reporter recently visited the Wukesong Sports Center, which will undertake the women’s and men’s ice hockey parts of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics. competition. At present, the venue has passed the inspection of two test competitions and is fully qualified for the competition.
According to Song Jiaye, deputy director of the Urban Stadium Construction Department of the Beijing Major Project Office, Wukesong Sports Center is located along the west side of Chang’an Avenue, with a construction area of 63,000 square meters and a capacity of 18,000 people. It is the venue for the basketball games of the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics in China. During the 2022 Winter Olympics, women’s ice hockey and some men’s ice hockey games will be held here. Wukesong Sports Center is not only a double Olympic venue, but also the first venue in China that can host both basketball and ice hockey games on the same venue.
According to the adjustment of the competition rules, the Wukesong Sports Center renovated the venue so that the venue can reach 26 meters by 60 meters and 30 meters by 60 meters, which can be converted to two different sizes, which can not only meet the requirements of the Winter Olympics venue, but also Meet the requirements of holding various ice hockey games.
During the interview, the reporter noticed that the guests repeatedly mentioned the 6-hour “Ice Basket Conversion”. What kind of high technology is this? Simply put, the transition between the ice hockey rink and the basketball court is achieved by laying a floor for basketball games on the ice. When converting, first put a thermal insulation layer on the ice surface, that is, an ice quilt, and then pave the floor for basketball games to complete the conversion. At the same time, it has become a general-purpose venue that can host ice hockey, short-track speed skating and figure skating events.
The Wukesong ice hockey competition of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics will be held in the Wukesong Sports Center, and the Wukesong Ice Sports Center, which provides training services for athletes, was completed in December 2020. During the Winter Olympics, the Wukesong Ice Sports Center will undertake the task of ice hockey training. It will be connected to the ice hockey stadium Wukesong Stadium through a dedicated underground passage for players, through which athletes can travel to and from the competition hall and training hall.
Wukesong Ice Sports Center adopts special ultra-low energy consumption technology. By optimizing the layout of the building, rational use of natural lighting methods such as translucent curtain walls, skylights, sunken squares, etc., the venue effectively improves the lighting effect of the above-ground and underground functional rooms, and reduces consumption by laying photovoltaic power generation components on the roof and using LED lighting. Power. The 600KW photovoltaic power generation system installed on the roof can achieve an annual power supply of about 700,000 degrees in the future, meeting part of the electricity demand of the ice sports center and saving energy consumption. At the same time, air conditioning units and fresh air units are also equipped with total heat recovery devices, with a recovery efficiency of 70%, which can effectively pre-cool and preheat the fresh air introduced into the room through exhaust air, saving air conditioning energy consumption, which can be said to be a veritable ” “Green” venues.
It is understood that Wukesong Ice Sports Center won the 2019 China Steel Structure Gold Award. In the future, Wukesong Ice Sports Center will focus on the operation of youth club training, physical fitness center, and fitness center, combined with exciting events and immersive business formats, and will fully meet the needs of citizens for fitness and entertainment.
Song Jiaye, deputy director of the Urban Stadium Construction Division of the Beijing Major Projects Office, said that Wukesong Stadium is a very mature stadium and a very successful model for use after the Summer Olympics in China. Now through the Winter Olympics upgrades, the infrastructure of the stadiums Better, more experience in running the game, more options after the game. He believes that through the promotion of ice hockey and continuing to undertake various performance events, basketball games and other activities, Wukesong Sports Center has a very broad prospect and will also become a new landmark of ice and snow sports.
(Editor: Liu Shidong)
【Editor in charge: Pan Yiqiao】