Losberger UK Win ‘Best Temporary Structures’ at the Inaugural Festival Suppliers Awards 2014

04/11/14, Losberger UK

 

Losberger UK were delighted to be awarded ‘best temporary structures’ at the Festival supplier awards last week, described by the judges as “fantastic quality in every detail of these structures”. The Awards are designed to recognise the best suppliers to the fast growing festival industry. The inaugural Festival Supplier Awards showcased the companies and individuals that help to create the UK’s most well-loved festivals.

 

Festival Suppliers Awards 2014

 

The event hosted by comedian Andrew Ryan was organised by A.M.P. Events, more than 350 guests from the festival and event industry attended the awards at Newbury Showground, following the first day of the Showman’s Show. A total of 26 awards were presented at the event with categories honouring all aspects of festival production from temporary structures to safety barriers and catering.

 

To enter the awards companies were asked to submit a relevant up to date case study with supporting images, videos and client testimonials. The case study needed to clearly demonstrate the impact of their products and services supplied to the festival and how they worked with the organiser to deliver solutions to suit the festival’s needs. Entrants also had to demonstrate why the festival organiser chose them, what special features distinguish their products and services from their competitors and what new services or initiatives they have developed or launched in the last 3 years.

 

Losbergers chosen case study was the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Each summer over 200,000 people flock to the immaculate grounds of The Goodwood House to enjoy this unique automotive festival. Losberger are Goodwood Events preferred contractor, providing over 20 separate structures for Goodwood and a variety of other clients such as, Renault, TAG Heuer, Mercedes Benz, and BMW & Mini in various shapes and sizes including 4 luxury hospitality pavilions.

 

Losberger are chosen year on year because of their outstanding commitment to quality, impeccable health and safety standards, excellent services, on site professionalism and fantastic working relationship with the Goodwood Events team. Each year Losberger up their game with something new and innovative! Providing new ideas, solutions and products for their various clients.

 

Losbergers project management team members, Laura Hutchinson and Matthew Bartlett accepted this fantastic award on behalf of the whole team. We would like to thank the organisers and the judges for our award.

 

Congratulations to all the 2014 Winners!

 

  • Best Temporary Structure > Losberger UK Ltd
  • Best Staging > No-nonsense (Group) Ltd
  • Best Admission Control > Intelligent Venue Solutions
  • Best Temporary Roadway / Walkway > LION Trackhire
  • Best Fencing / Hoarding > Eve
  • Best Crowd / Pit Barrier > Eve
  • Best Crew / Artist Catering > Eat to the Beat
  • Best Crewing Company > Diamond Event Services
  • Best Concession / Bar > Creative
  • Best Event Branding > Newsubstance
  • Best Toilets > Qdos Event Hire
  • Best Temporary Water Supply > Watermills Events Ltd
  • Best Crowd Management > Showsec International Ltd
  • Best Festival Production Team > EnTEEtainment Ltd
  • Best Lighting > Hawthorn
  • Best Sound > SSE Audio Group
  • Best Power > Power Logistics
  • Best Festival Support Service > Event LED Signs
  • Rising Star > Frankie Tee
  • Green Festival Supplier Award > Midas UK

 

The judges

  • Nic Howden, a journalist with 12 years’ experience covering UK/Europe’s largest festivals
  • Hannah Farnham, Live Nation’s head of production and events (UK)
  • Dan Craig, head of ops at Loudsound, event director for Field Day, Ops director at Barclaycard Presents British Summer Time.
  • Lee House – Senior Event Officer for Coventry City Council.
  • Colin Rodger, Head of Event Management at DF Concerts & Events
  • Zac Fox, Head of operations, Kilimanjaro Live
  • Jon Drape, managing director, Ground Control UK - headline sponsor

Award