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Arena Experts

Web Conference: Journey to a New Rink Part 3 -  Common Mistakes in Renovations/New Builds

Our Web Conferences continue to roll on popular demand! Our next Web Conference will be held on Tuesday, April 26th at 1pm CST. This conference will continue our 4-part series in the Journey to a New Rink mini-series! The main topic that will be discussed will be common mistakes that can occur when doing a rink renovation/new build.  We will cover topics such as what are the biggest mistakes rink managers/decision makers can make, where architects and engineers can slip up and how to prevent these mistakes. As always, we try and limit the number of people that attend in order to provide the most personable experience possible. Spots fill up quick so make sure to email info@americanarena.us if you wish to attend.

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What System is Right for You? 
Whats is best for your rink?  When choosing the right ice rink system for your arena, understanding your local environmental options is critical.  Ice rink system designs can draw from different industries and technologies.

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Thinking About Building a Rink?

Are you thinking about building a rink?  We have the ability to make your dreams a reality by creating designs to fully construct the rink from the bottom up!

Frost Removal

A common problem among the ice rink world is frost build up under the sub floor.  This is caused by a non-working or non existent sub-floor system.  Issues can cause uneven floors, dasher board breaks and subfloor leaks.

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Subfloor Frost

A subfloor heating system is vital to combat subfloor frost and eventual heave.  Have you checked your subfloor recently?  Is it working?  Learn more about subfloor frost and the effects it can have on your rink!

Flow Rate

The rate  at which the coolant runs through your system is largely important.  A Smooth flowing state of coolant is optimal when trying to be as efficient as possible with your chiller and floor!

Standard North American Rink Demensions.

Rink Dimensions 

Needing to paint your rink?  We have all the standard rink dimensions for your rink surface!  Click below to see our detailed file.

HDPE Heat Fusion

Modern ice rink floor are built using high density polyethylene pipe, fitting and tube.  The pipe, fitting and tube are all connected by a process called heat fusion.  Learn more about heat fusion by clicking on the picture to the right!

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Rink Floor Insulation

Insulation is a key part to an ice rink floor.  Follow along with our insulation process and understand the important aspects in laying our insulation!

Subfloor/Warm Floor

Does your facility have a functioning subfloor heating system?  Have you checked to make sure it is working properly?  Many heaving issues stem from this very problem... Learn more by clicking below!

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