Chattanooga Lookouts unveil plans for new LED video board
The Chattanooga Lookouts will install a brand new video board at AT&T Field prior to the start of the 2017 season.
When completed, the new display will be nearly three times as large as the existing board.
The display will be manufactured and installed by Daktronics.
Daktronics works with all thirty Major League Baseball teams and provided the main video board in 21 of the current 30 Major League Ballparks.)
“We are thrilled to be able to make this investment in Chattanooga,” Lookouts Managing Owner Jason Freier said.
“The Lookouts are always striving to improve the fan experience at AT&T Field. This new videoboard, with its larger size, higher resolution and superior capabilities, will bring fans even closer to the game action and enhance our fun on-field promotions.”
The 15mm display will improve upon the previous 23mm pixel display with 3.8 million LEDs over the nearly 600 square feet of video display space.
“We’re excited to provide these LED displays for the Lookouts and their fans at AT&T Field,” said Corey Williams, Daktronics sales representative.
“The outfield display will bring a ‘wow’ factor to every game while also giving extra flexibility to their live-event messaging. It will be great to see everything installed in the upcoming weeks.”
Along with the display the team will overhauling their control room, complete with state-of-the-art cameras.
“The ability to see players up close, see the between-innings action on the video board and incorporate fun new features, such as fan-cams will noticeably enrich the fan experience,” said Lookouts President Rich Mozingo.
“We are excited to be able to bring these new and improved elements to our fans on a nightly basis.”