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The University of Massachusetts Building Authority (UMBA) engaged BOND Building for preconstruction and construction management services for the construction of a seasonal air supported structure and major upgrades for McGuirk Stadium. A new synthetic turf practice field as well as a seasonal air supported structure for football and soccer adjacent to McGuirk Stadium were constructed. New high-definition videoboards, scoreboard, sound system, accessibility improvements, restrooms, and hospitality suite upgrades were built.


  • Developing a detailed schedule with planning teams for the preconstruction and construction process
  • Construct seasonal air supported dome to support athletic programs during winter months and inclement weather
  • Dome, upgrades, and improvements needed to be completed for the start of the fall athletic programs and 2019 football season


  • Multi-phased approach allowed for seasonal air supported dome addition to be constructed without disrupting ongoing school activities
  • Engaged with air structure vendor


  • Hospitality suite upgrades provides fans and donors with additional premium vantage points on game days
  • Upgraded accessibility, restrooms, and scoreboards improves fan experience
  • Dome structure provides expanded practice space for athletic programs
  • Minimal disruption to students, faculty, and community