Production

Ralston Arena desires to make your visit easy and enjoyable. Below is general production information for the arena. If you need further information or have questions, please call 402.935.5396.

General Information

General Information:

Address:
7300 Q Street
Ralston, Nebraska 68127

Telephone:
402.934.9966 (main)
402.934.6230 (main fax)

Owner/Management: City of Ralston
Architect: Icon
General Contractor: Boyd Jones
Major Tenants: Omaha Lancers Hockey (USHL), University of Nebraska Omaha Men’s Basketball (Division 1)
Caterer/Concessions: In-House

Contact Information:
Justin Conley
Director of Operations
402.935.5396


Capacities:

Hockey 3,319
Basketball 3,519 
End Stage 180 3,729 Reserved Floor
End Stage 180 3,455 GA Floor 
Tradeshow 99 (10’ x 10’ booths – Main Arena)
Banquet Room 250 (72” Rounds – 10 per each round) 

Arena Dimensions:

• Floor to dasher boards: 17,000 sq. ft., 85’ x 200’
• Floor to low steel: 55’5”

Loading Dock Information:
Arena
Located at southwest side of arena
1 dock
(1) 8,000 pound loading ramp
1 overhead door

Auxiliary Rink
Located along Southwest exterior wall
1 overhead door

Ralston Banquet Room
Located on the lobby level w/fireplace – 8,000 square feet
Set double doors, removable 6 x 8 door ,mullions’

Rigging:
• Floor to low steel: 55’5”
• Floor to high steel: 60’
• Weight per point: Max 4,000 lbs.
• Location of rigging points: refer to attachment
• Total rigging capacity: 40,000 lbs. total max
• Catwalk available
• Notes:  Scoreboard is located on, both outside end-rigging area.

Power:
• Show Power
   West End of Arena, Stage Right
   (1) 100 amp
   (2) 200 amp
   (1) 400 amp
   Cenlocks

   West End of Arena, Stage Left
   Same

   North End of Arena, Players Bench
   (1) 60 amp, 3 phase, 6-pin connector
   South End of Arena, Penalty box side
   (2) 60 amp, 3 phase, 6-pin connectors

• Shore Power
  Southwest end of Arena
  (1) 100 amp
  (1) 200 amp
  Scalable power)

Lighting:
• Metal halide for sport, fluorescent for House

• Arena has blackout capability, lights are not dimmable

Design Criteria:
Conventions, Graduations: 30 footcandles

Trade Shows: 50 footcandles

Volleyball, Gymnastics: 100 footcandles

Indoor soccer, arena football: 75 footcandles

Tennis: 150 footcandles

Hockey: 150 footcandles horizontal, 125 footcandles vertical as viewed from main camera and reverse angle camera locations, 100 footcandles vertical viewed from baseline camera locations

Basketball: 150 footcandles horizontal, 145 footcandles vertical as viewed from main camera and reverse  angle camera locations, 100 footcandles vertical as viewed from baseline camera locations

Equipment:

Stage: Stage Right 60’x40’x48-72” high (includes hand rail, 3 sets of steps, drapes)

Mix Platforms: Size and height of mix can vary

Barricade: 65’ Stage Right Freestanding Mesh Barricade

Ice Cover: Kayco Ice Deck 4’x8’ sheets 900psi compression strength

Spotlights: (4) Strong Supertroupers

Forklifts: (1) Toyota 6,000 lbs.

Lifts:  (1) JLG Scissor Lift (30’)

Dressing Rooms/Production Office:

Locker Room 2 – 24’ L x 20’ W Restrooms & Showers
Locker Room 3 – 24’ L x 20’ W Restrooms & Showers
Locker Room 4 – 24’ L x 20’ W Restrooms & Showers
Locker Room 5 – 24’ L x 20’ W Restrooms & Showers
Locker Room 6 – 24’ L x 20’ W Restrooms & Showers
Locker Room 7 – 18’ L x 20’ W – NO SHOWERS

• All dressing rooms located Stage Right
• All rooms have phone and internet service delivered to the space

Services:

Stagehands:  In-House
Catering:  In-House
Runners:  Available upon request
Furniture:  Available upon request
Massage Therapy: Available upon request
Phone Service:  $175.00 per line per day (dial in direct with handset)
High Speed Internet: $300.00 per line per day (wireless and hard line available)
Security:  In-House
Parking:  FREE Parking Onsite
Hotels:  

Guest Amenities:

Concessions:  (4) Stands located on concourse; (1) Stand located on lobby level

Novelties:  (1) on lobby level; (1) on concourse

Elevator:  (1) passenger

Guest Parking:  (4) surface lots onsite – FREE parking

Marquee:  28'8" h x 15'6" w; two (2) upper backlit identification panels - 8' h x 21' w

Scoreboard:  Two (2) LED Full Color End Wall Video Display Boards on east and west end - 24’ h x 30’ w; east video board on Truss #11 and west video board on Truss #2.

Eight (8) Backlit signs, two (2) on each side of each end wall video display board – 12.5’ h x 6' w

Ribbon Board:  LED Full Color Ribbon Board - Approximately 3’ x 200’ x 2

Video Display Boards: Twelve (12) LED Side Wall Video Display Boards centered along building on north and south sides, above LED Ribbon Board – 8’ h x 6' w

Three (3) transparent two-sided shot clocks

Three (3) transparent two-sided auxiliary shot clocks

Three (3) end of period LED light strips

Two (2) sets of hockey goal lights (one for each arena)

Eight (8) locker room clocks

Display control system and video processors

Game in progress scoring consoles

Auxiliary Rink: 
one (1) hockey scoreboard
one (1) set hockey goal lights
one (1) hockey scoreboard/goal lights controller
two (2) backlit static signs - 5' h x 10'w

Labor Information
Stagehands:  In-House
Conversion/Engineering/Ushers: In-House
Catering: Full Service In-House Catering Available at RA Catering 402.935.5397, bgroesser@ralstonarena.com

For further production needs including video, rigging, house audio and lighting specs, please contact Justin Conley, Operations Manager at 402.935.5396 or e-mail jconley@ralstonarena.com.

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