Football structure supplier GL events Owen Brown has been awarded a five year contract to be the exclusive supplier of temporary structures for race meeting Royal Ascot.
The Derby based company, which has worked at sporting events such as the Ryder Cup, Abu Dhabi Yacht Show and the 2010 FIFA World Cup, will start the build in May for the five day event in June which is expected to welcome 60,000 attendees.
As part of the deal Owen Brown will supply temporary structures for every application from a huge triple decker hospitality pavilion and hospitality suites and lounges within the Royal Enclosure Gardens as well as structures for all bars, retail and catering outlets, tip up grandstand seating for 4,000 spectators and all furniture both for the indoor hospitality areas and outdoor areas.
Owen Brown also revealed a partnership with DETAIL, who will supply the interior design and fit out for all of the structures.
Ascot will be celebrating its 300th anniversary during this year’s event, having held its first meeting in 1711.