Peterborough Arena

Peterborough Arena is a leading exhibition and events space located at the East of England Showground in Cambridgeshire.

This multi-use facility enjoys natural lighting from a very large elliptical rooflight but the levels of light needed to be controlled.

In addition room darkening blinds were required to a number of windows in the building along with electric curtain tracks and curtains.

Dearnleys used the Astralux 6000 motorised louvre blind system for the main rooflight. These blinds can be shaped to fit the glazing and can span very large areas. As the slats can be tilted it is possible to finely control the amount of light ingress.

Astralux 4000 room darkening blinds were fitted to the vertical glazing.

Electric curtain tracks with FR blackout curtains were also installed and operated by radio control.

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