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Award for Aviva roof

THE Aviva Stadium has been given awards, recognising it as one of the best in the world, for its use of polycarbonate both in the roof and the "wraparound skin" of the stadium.

The stadium then received three awards for National Impact, Best Civil Engineering Project and Best Architect in the Irish LAMA Awards.

In addition, the stadium received two awards in the World Architecture Festival where it was voted the World's Best New Building in terms of accessibility and was also highly commended in the Best New Sporting Facility category.