The focus of the refurbishment has been a $600,00 retrofitting,which has replaced the multiplex's standard-sized movie seats withtiered, stadium seating. The installation of stadium seats hasfreed up more space in the movie house, which has allowed otherimprovements, including the addition of a video arcade and morerestrooms.

The retrofitting, which has taken less that three weeks fromstart to finish, has been completed by Stadium Seating Enterprises,a joint venture between Andrew L. Youngquist Construction Inc. andDMJM + HN.

"Our retrofitting and renovation systems offer theater ownersand operators the opportunity to make the most of their moviehouses by bringing them into the 21st century and provide a morestate-of-the-art, comfortable movie-going experience, says JimLefler, president of ALY Construction. "Stadium seating retrofitsand other renovations allow these theaters to compete with thenewest complexes."

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