and entertainment facilities such as Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul,
Minnesota makes Venture Lighting a member of the major leagues.
The 650,000 sq. ft. Xcel Energy Center is home to the National Hockey
Leagues Minnesota Wild, the 2004 NHL All-Star game and four
World Cup of Hockey games.
The NHL demands
quality lighting for televising games. This includes rendering players
jerseys in true color and adequately lighting the ice rink and fans
in the arenas first 30 rows. Venture Lightings MS 1000W/HOR/BT37/3K
lamps produce the necessary 125 fc of vertical illumination, high
color rendering and light quality. The lighting design called for
340 luminaires, but the Venture lamps light output helped
reduce that number to 280 luminaires.
great lights," said Mark Anger, director of Facilities Development
for Minnesota Sports & Entertainment.
also light the American Airlines Center, Conseco Fieldhouse, Pepsi
Center, Staples Center and First Union Arena.
1000W Horizontal Benefits/Features
oriented super metal halide for maximum light output
outer jacket for precise optical control