Case Studies

Sochi 2014 Rehearsal Space

A large demountable structure was required in order to provide an aerial rehearsal venue for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics Opening and Closing Ceremonies.
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Sochi 2014 Wind Tunnel

As part of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics Ceremonies, a structure was required to protect some of the set being used in the Opening and Closing Ceremonies before it entered the Fisht Stadium
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BSkyB Broadcast Studio Facility

Sky required a modular 25m x 25m broadcast studio for their coverage of the London 2012 Games.
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London 2012 Cadbury Treat Kiosks

As part of Cadbury’s brand activation activity for the London 2012 Games, a number of Cadbury treat kiosks were fabricated.
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London 2012 Water Polo Venue

For the London 2012 Games a temporary arena was required for the Water Polo Arena. The Water Polo Arena contains one competition pool, one warm-up pool and 5,000 seats along with the necessary support facilities for athletes, media, Olympic Family and spectators.
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London 2012 Shooting Venue

For the London 2012 Games a temporary arena was required at the Royal Artillery Barracks in Woolwich to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games of the Modern Shooting competition and the Paralympic Archery events.
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Chanel Mobile Art

Chanel Mobile Art was devised as a touring contemporary art exhibition. The exhibition is housed in the Chanel Pavilion, designed by Zaha Hadid Architects to celebrate the iconic Chanel handbag.
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Louis Vuitton Hong Kong

Louis Vuitton required a temporary structure resembling a Louis Vuitton trunk, to hold an extravagant launch party marking the opening of a new Louis Vuitton store in Hong Kong.
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Madonna Sticky & Sweet

The supply of staging for Madonna’s 2008 Sticky and Sweet World Wide Tour. The roof required a cantilever of 26m and had to support payload of nearly 100 tonnes.
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Skyscape was required for the duration of the Millennium Dome event as dual cinema venues each having capacity for 2,500 people. The East cinema was also designed to be deployed as a 5,500 capacity auditorium for music shows and other events. The venue was designed to be dismantled after a year, when the Dome show closed.
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Doha Showcase

In order to support the bid to host the World Cup in 2022, a showcase stadium was required to prove that football can be played in the Middle East in the summer. The stadium is cooled through environmentally friendly and innovative methods.
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Ford Goodwood Festival of Speed

For the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2003, Gerry Judah wanted to create an installation for Ford that was inspired by the 1966 Le Mans race in which the Ford GT40 came 1st, 2nd and 3rd.
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Mercedes Goodwood Festival of Speed

Each year the Goodwood Festival of Speed is sponsored by a different major motor manufacturer. The structure commissioned by the manufacturer is then installed in front of Goodwood House.
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David Beckham Football Academy

AEG required an enclosure for two full size football pitches and a support building of offices, classrooms and changing rooms to house the David Beckham Football Academy.
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The Wine Tower

Rezidor wanted a Wine Tower for their new hotel which was being built in Stansted Airport. The hotel required an interesting central feature for the lobby of the hotel. A second Wine Tower opened at the Radisson SAS Hotel, Zurich in December 2008.
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Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

To supply a temporary venue for the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2008 at the Fontainebleau Hotel, Miami Beach.
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O2 Branding

AEG approached ES Global to provide branding elements for the O2 Arena which was nearing completion. The design of the branding elements was being developed by designers who had been appointed by O2.
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Australia Pavilion Hanover Expo

Caribiner Pacific needed a fast track solution for the Australian Pavilion project. ES Global’s Role – ES Global was contracted by Caribiner Pacific to provide the envelope for the Australian Pavilion on a design and build contract. The structure was constructed from existing ES Global rental truss systems.
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WW60 Horse Guards Parade

2005 saw events held across the globe to commemorate 60 years since the end of World War II. In July the Queen joined by the prime minister and 12,000 others acknowledged the occasion on Horse Guards Parade in an event known as Reflections of World War II.
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Kaust Inauguration

To provide three structures for the inauguration ceremony of the opening of KAUST (King Abdullah University of Science & Technology). Exhibition Structure (75m x 72m), Ceremonial Theatre with 3,500 seats (90m x 72m) and King’s Dining Hall (147m x 75m).
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London 2012 Handover Event

London 2012 held a party, broadcast by the BBC, on The Mall in front of Buckingham Palace to mark the moment the UK officially became the host country of the Olympic Games 2012.
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Sudley Castle

An extravagant wedding was held at Sudeley Castle for over 1,000 guests. The wedding was hosted within the grounds of the castle in a temporary structure constructed especially for the event. The entertainment included a live music concert featuring prominent popular music stars, and a breathtaking fireworks display.
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Melbourne Commonwealth Games

The Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games required a hydraulically operated scenic bridge for the 6,000 athletes to enter the arena, and a 97m circular stage with a central steel structure to feature as a ceremony highlight.
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