• Photo courtesy of Craig Mitchelldyer.

Timbers Stadium Conversion

Portland, OR

Project Categories

Commercial + corporate office

Business Type

Professional soccer stadium

Size

55,550 square feet (19,000 seats)

Architect

Ellerbe Becket

Owner

City of Portland

PAE Role

Mechanical engineering

Electrical engineering

Architectural lighting design

LEED Silver

35

Percent better energy efficiency

than code requirements

40

Percent better water efficiency

than code requirements

Sustainability

Certifications

  • Pursuing LEED Silver

Progress Report

Pursuing 25% energy efficiency
Pursuing 40%+ potable water efficiency

Special features

  • Project meets Major League Soccer broadcast illumination standards
  • Low-flow plumbing fixtures and dual-flush water closets and urinals
  • Substantially reduced energy use for field lighting
  • Highly efficient variable refrigerant flow (VFR) system with heat recovery