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27,000 lights installed for PRG at King Cup 2018

In Case Studies, Saudi Arabia by ForceBot

Showforce supplied crew to assist PRG Projects with an impressive installation of 27,000 LED pixels at King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in May 2018. A team of 8 experienced international crew chiefs worked alongside 10 experienced crew from the region and were onsite for two weeks to complete the project that saw one side of the stadium’s seating turned into a huge light show at the 2018 final of the King Cup. The Showforce crew …

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Showforce called in to deliver historic wrestling event

In Case Studies, Saudi Arabia by ForceBot

Billed as the greatest Royal Rumble in history, the annual must-watch WWE wrestling event headed to King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the 27th April. Featuring no less than 50 WWE superstars including John Cena and Triple H, as well as Braun Strowman, The New Day, Randy Orton and many more, the event was screened to millions of wrestling fans around the world. To ensure one of the biggest events in wrestling was as spectacular …

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Ground-breaking work for Protec in Qiddiya

In Case Studies, Saudi Arabia by ForceBot

Showforce provided more than 40 experienced event crew to assist with the build of a huge ground-breaking ceremony for the vast entertainment resort at Qiddiya. It is approximately an hour’s drive from Riyadh and is being built on a 334 square kilometre site, making it twice the size of Disney World. The crew were there to assist Protec with the build of a giant stage for the ceremony, essentially in the middle of the desert. Key tasks included: unloading the …

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Staffing solution for Dubai’s Disney Live!

In Case Studies, Event Staff ME, UAE Case Studies by ForceBot

Type of event and stats Live Show 53 event staff 5 Days 424 man hours Event overview Disney Live! ‘Mickey’s Music Festival’ came to Dubai for the first time this April 2016 and Showforce were on hand to provide the full spectrum of staffing solutions including, stage crew, show crew, and event staff. Overview/brief of Showforce’s involvement During show days, 37 event staff were deployed across the site to help with everything from assisting guest’s front of house, selling merchandise, …

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Showforce Event Staff assist at QNCC

In Case Studies, Event Staff ME, Qatar Case Studies by ForceBot

Type of event and stats Energy Convention 10 event staff 3 Days 240 hours Event overview Showforce provided experienced event staff to The Planners Department for a ceremony held at the Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) on the 13th March to award the most energy efficient schools under Tarsheed22 (T22) campaign. The event recognised the 22 independent primary schools covered by the campaign who have reduced their annual consumption of electricity by 1.100 million unit and water by 4,350 cubic …

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Harry Potter comes to Abu Dhabi

In Case Studies, Event Staff ME by ForceBot

Type of event and stats Film & Symphony Orchestra 14 Event staff 3 days 195 hours Event overview Showforce were delighted to assist Proactiv with the astonishing installation of the Harry Potter in Concert Series at Du Forum, Abu Dhabi. It was one of the first of its type in the UAE, to accompany a 40 foot wide high definition screen, with a live symphony orchestra all the way from Barcelona to perform ‘Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone’. The …

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World Skills 2017

In Case Studies, Stage Crew & Plant Operators ME, UAE Case Studies by ForceBot

Type of event and stats Education and skills based exhibition 372 crew 5 Days 17856 man hours Event overview World Class, specialists in the delivery of safe, secure and successful global events, called upon Showforce to assist with the de-rig for WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017. Held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) from 15th – 18th October the event is a global hub of skills excellence and widely regarded as the greatest international vocational skills competition. 2017 was …

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117 Autism Rocks Concerts

In Case Studies, Stage Crew & Plant Operators ME, UAE Case Studies by ForceBot

Event overview When 117Live, Al Ahli Holding Group’s (AAHG) newest subsidiary, hosted and managed a trio of concerts at the Autism Rocks Arena, Showforce was on-hand to supply large numbers of crew to assist with the delivery of the events. Overview/brief of Showforce’s involvement The popular new venue, launched with Nicki Minaj in March 2016 and went on to welcome Flo Rida and Tyga in the April. The recent round of events saw gigs from Guns N Roses, Bryan Adams …

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4th Islamic Games Baku

In Case Studies, Ceremonies, Global Case Studies by ForceBot

Type of event and stats Solidarity games 21,528 man hours Event overview Showforce was delighted to win the contract to provide specialist crew to assist AISCOG (Azerbaijan Islamic Solidarity Games Operations Committee) with the delivery of the 2017 Islamic Games opening and closing ceremonies. In addition to providing crew, Showforce was also responsible for assisting AISCOG’s production personnel with arranging visas, travel arrangements and accommodation etc. Chris Martelly, Showforce’s global operations director, flew to Baku ahead of the project to research …

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Interclean for DB Schenker

In Case Studies, Plant Machinery Operators UK, UK Case Studies by ForceBot

Type of event and stats Cleaning Exhibition 4 plant drivers 14 days 456 hours Event overview Showforce assisted DB Schenker in the delivery of the Interclean event, a leading trade event for the cleaning sector that took up a four day residency from the 10-13th of May. The annual cleaning event took place at the RAI exhibition in Amsterdam was visited by well over 30,000 people making it at the time, the world’s leading trade event for the cleaning sector. …