Aggreko awarded Supply Contract by Euro 2008 SA

Released: 26 may 2008

Aggreko awarded Supply Contract by Euro 2008 SA


Aggreko, the global leader in the rental of power, temperature control and oil-free compressed air systems has been awarded several contracts to provide temporary power, heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC) and water services in the eight venues for UEFA EURO 2008™ football championships beginning on June 7th.

This summer Aggreko will move over 100 trucks of equipment for the event, to the following cities in Austria & Switzerland: Vienna, Salzburg, Klagenfurt, Innsbruck, Basle, Geneva, Bern and Zurich.

Aggreko will provide:

  • Uninterruptible power and electrical distribution for all broadcast facilities and the Accreditation centres in the eight venues
  • Temporary main and backup power, electrical distribution and air-conditioning, water and waste water management for all hospitality facilities in the eight venues


A project team has been working on this project for the past two years. Aggreko will have a team of 80 people to install & run the event, with over 40 environmentally-friendly generators, 14MW of cooling, 150km of electrical cable and 350 electrical distribution panels.


    Philippe Boisaubert, Managing Director Aggreko Continental Europe says:

    We are delighted to have signed this contract. We look forward to supporting Euro 2008 SA in their task of providing faultless execution of the EURO 2008TM football championships, and uninterrupted broadcasting to millions of viewers.”



Editors Notes


About Aggreko

Aggreko plc is a global leader in the rental of power, temperature control and oil-free compressed air systems. We help customers in many different industries to improve and safeguard their operations by solving problems, creating opportunities and reducing risk. Aggreko provides 24/7 availability and service support with approximately 3000 employees operating from over 120 locations in 31 countries. In 2007 we served customers in 100 countries, and had revenues of approximately Euros €1b. Aggreko plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange (AGK.L) and headquartered in Scotland

Aggreko sets at Euro 08 stadium

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