GL events Group has announced five new contracts in Europe, South America and Asia, representing a total value of €70 million in sales.

Following its support of the 2016 United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP22) in Marrakech, GL events has been awarded the contract to provide a complete temporary infrastructure solution for the 25th Conference of the Parties (COP25) United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.

GL events Group will deliver a complete overlay solution across 60,000 square metres of temporary event space creating conference facilities and 15,000 square metres of exhibition space, meeting halls, a media centre and dining and catering space. GL events will additionally provide power, air conditioning, AV set-up and furniture across the convention, taking place this December in in Santiago de Chile.

GL events Group will support the Pan-American Games, taking place in Lima from July 6 – August 11, providing power equipment and electricity distribution across venues for the event. In France, it will provide a 17,350 square metre temporary exhibition centre for the Strasburg Métropole, complete with an interior fit-out to include flooring, heating and air conditioning systems as well as audio visual equipment.

Two further contract wins will see the group provide large-scale audience seating grandstands. Seating for 1,780 spectators will be installed at Japan’s Kumagaya Stadium in preparation for the World Rugby Cup, taking place in September and October 2019; while a 9,000-capacity grandstand will be installed, along with VIP facilities, at Belgium’s Spa Francorchamps circuit.

The GL events Group has raised its growth target for 2019, forecasting growth in annual sales of 9 per cent in relation to 2018. Scott Jameson, managing director of GL events UK, commented: “These new contracts highlight GL events’ global capacity and ambition to offer bespoke solutions for a complete spectrum of events. From intergovernmental organisations to the world’s most anticipated sporting occasions, clients trust GL events to deliver quality, reliable infrastructure, time and time again.”