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PITCHING IN

Laing O'Rourke is tackling the transformation of the City of Manchester Stadium from athletics venue to Manchester City football club's new home. Construction of a permanent North stand, including the roof, is nearing completion. It will replace a temporary structure used during the Commonwealth Games. Capacity of the stadium will be increased by removing the athletics track and lowering the pitch by 6m.

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