Event support company Showforce has won a three-year contract with Dubai Opera, covering the provision of temporary event staff and crewing requirements.

Showforce will assume responsibility for stage crew, crew mangers, forklift operators, senior console operators, lighting technicians, wardrobe assistance and make-up artists.

The company was awarded the contract following a competitive tender process, which required it to demonstrate its ability to deliver a global solution encompassing an unrivalled network of specialised staff.

Ian Spendlove (pictured right), Showforce’s founder and chief executive, said: “Winning a contract of this size with a prestigious new venue underlines Showforce’s experience, approach, service and operational management is completely unrivalled.

“We have implemented a global solution to service this contract and I believe our personnel will fully complement the versatility of this exciting new space. We are excited to play an integral part in the venue’s journey from the start and are looking forward to a successful partnership that will deliver stand out global events over the next three years.”