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Showforce in the Limelight for Royal Parks Half Marathon

A large team of Showforce’s most experienced overlay crew was in action for Limelight at this year’s Royal Parks Half Marathon held on 13th October 2019. The stunning route takes in some of the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads, and four of London’s eight Royal Parks – Hyde Park, Green Park, St. James’s Park and Kensington Gardens. This was Showforce’s twelfth year supporting the popular event, having been involved from the outset, and is an excellent example of how …

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CREAMFIELDS 2019

Showforce has been providing crewing support to LarMac LIVE at Creamfields since 2014. Year on year our involvement has grown. Since 2017 Showforce has been the only crewing company contracted by LarMac LIVE. In 2019 the number if crew shifts fulfilled by Showforce crew increased from 788 to 1051 including 38 by licenced telehandler and cherry picker drivers. Over the course of the project, the Showforce crew amassed almost 10,000 man hours, with crew deployed from Showforce’s national network of …

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Showforce on-trend for A/W London Fashion Week 2019

Once again, Showforce proved that it is the on-trend crewing company of choice when it comes to London Fashion Week, with teams of crew onsite at multiple locations across the capital for various clients and major brands. As always there were several projects that required highly experienced crews who have the venue and client knowledge to meet the challenges presented to them. Stand out elements of A/W London Fashion Week 2019 included: A prestigious after show charity event where crews …

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Showforce takes Pride in delivering for innovision

Working with long standing client innovision, Showforce provided crewing support for this year’s Pride in London event. innovision is responsible for its licensing, multi-stakeholder management, security, production, risk assessment, crowd and traffic management and operations. Showforce assisted with the set-up of multiple locations around London that were involved in the Pride celebrations. Completing 128 crew shifts on 5th and 6th July, Showforce was involved in the build and de-rig of the high profile, free to attend, event for the LGBT …

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Showforce on its Soap Box for Red Bull again in 2019

Showforce was delighted to provide Red Bull Company with crew for the Red Bull Soapbox Race 2019 when it returned to Alexandra Palace on 7th July. The international event sees amateur drivers race homemade soapbox vehicles in a variety of shapes and sizes creating a fantastic spectacular and exhilarating experience for event goers. The Showfoce team were onsite from 4th July to 8th July and included forklift drivers and telehandler operators, along with site crew for the build, event day …

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Showforce delivers crewing support to Freeman at Autodesk 2019

Showforce was asked to provide crewing support for Autodesk 2019 by award winning event agency Freeman. Taking place at Tobacco Dock from 18th – 19th June, Autodesk is a conference for users of the company’s software to learn from its experts and other top experts in the field, connect with each other, and explore new concepts and workflows. Completing 150 crew shifts over six days, the Showforce team assisted with the set-up and de-rig of the event’s plenary rooms, break …

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Showforce ‘Unleash the Power’ for Success Resources UK and Arena Seating

Showforce recently provided experienced crew chiefs, crew and forklift drivers to Success Resources UK, organiser of ‘Unleash the Power’ event held at London’s Excel Conference Centre. Held from Thursday 10th April – Sunday 14th April, American motivational speaker and life coach Tony Robbins encourages participants to surpass their limitations, achieve their goals and change their lives. The Showforce team amassed nearly 800 hours onsite across a seven day period for Success Resources UK, this included five forklift drivers and eight …

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BEST FOOT FORWARD FOR SHOWFORCE AT SOCCER AID 2019

When this year’s Soccer Aid was held at Stamford Bridge on Sunday 16th June, Showforce was on-hand to provide crewing support to Event 360, the company responsible for the event’s sports presentation production. Soccer Aid has raised over £20 million in aid of UNICEF UK, through ticket sales and donations from the public since the charity event began in 2006. The friendly-style football match between England and the Soccer Aid Word Elven (WXI) sees teams of celebrities and former professional …

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SHOW OF STRENGTH FROM SHOWFORCE D-DAY 75

A National Commemorative Event to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings saw 3000 invited guests including over 300 veterans, Her Majesty the Queen and sixteen heads of state – including President Trump – descend on Portsmouth’s Southsea Common this month. The high-profile and high-security event, organised by HPower, the event management specialist, called upon the expertise of Showforce, which provided essential crew for two weeks. From 28th May – 10th June, the event crewing specialist supported the commemorative …

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SHOWFORCE SUPPORT EVENT PROP HIRE IN THE MIDLANDS

Showforce has provided Event Prop Hire, one of the UK’s leading creative suppliers to the events industry, with crew for several of its Midlands based projects in recent months. With The Custard Factory, ICC and Hyatt Regency Hotel all located close by, Showforce has been able to supply almost 30 experienced and efficient crew chiefs and crew members to assist the Event Prop Hire team with the set up of several high profile events in the area. Given the diversity …