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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 …

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SHOWFORCE ADDS MIDLANDS OFFICE TO FILL SKILLS GAP IN THE REGION

Award winning event support company, Showforce has announced that it has recently opened an office in Coventry’s city centre. It is now perfectly placed to service events and venues throughout the Midlands region.  The new office will provide production and technical personnel, corporate event crew, stage and production crew, general and site crew and plant operators, along with its popular crew man and van service. Headed up by Showforce’s former Middle East operations manager, Michael Boylan following his return to …

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MY BEAUTIFUL CITY AT LONDON FASHION WEEK

Since February 2014, Showforce has been supporting leading creative agency My Beautiful City bring some of the world’s most talented designer collections to life at the prestigious London Fashion Week. This year Showforce’s corporate event crew completed more than 100 shifts and 600 hours for My Beautiful City. Deployed all over London to support at the Naked Heart Foundation charity event and 3 high profile catwalk presentations for Ambika, Central St Martins MA and Vivienne Westwood, the crew assisted with …

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SHOWFORCE SUPPORTS PHIL MCINYTRE ENTERTAINMENTS WITH PROFESSOR BRIAN COX OBE EVENT IN LIVERPOOL

When Professor Brian Cox OBE took his latest tour, Universal – Adventures in Space & Time to Liverpool’s M&S Bank Arena this February, Showforce was on-hand to provide crewing support to longstanding client Phil McIntyre Entertainments. The record-breaking show offers a fascinating insight into the workings of nature at the most fundamental level. Whether an avid science reader or a total novice, Professor Cox makes challenging ideas accessible to all, exploring the vast, possibly infinite universe and our place within …