Ryding the Wave
Maltacourt are currently on course at Le Golf National in Paris, France working with a number of key contractors installing crucial event materials, critical for the success of this years Ryder Cup.
very two years the tournament sees teams comprised of Europe and the USA’s leading golfers contest the prestigious trophy, with venues alternating between Europe and the US. Maltacourt are delighted to have been selected by several of the key event infrastructure partners to support the transport and delivery of materials from around the world to Paris.
Maltacourt have supported the install of over 12,500sqm of scaffold sub-structures, temporary bridges, walkways, steps, timber walls and cladding, as well as temporary structures, event furniture, giant LED screens and camera towers to support
the organiser’s vision of producing a truly world class golf event for the players, live spectators and vast TV audience.
“Over 40 full arctic trucks and almost 20 x 40’ HC containers have now been sent to France from various UK origins including The Open in Carnoustie; consisting of scaffolding, seating and other structural parts for the Ryder cup as well as vital kit from China and Dubai, as well as one shipment that moved by rail freight from Shanghai to Paris!”
David Willmer, Freight Forwarding Manager & Project Specialist
As the Ryder cup nears its start date we’re seeing more and more kit flood to France. As well as scaffolding, seating and structural supports, we’re seeing high value Audio Visual kit with Maltacourt moving in excess of 20 full load trucks from The Netherlands, Sweden and various parts of the UK to ensure set up is complete for the big event.
Maltacourt’s involvement in the Ryder cup comes fresh off supporting other pivotal tournaments in the golfing calendar having worked successfully on both the Irish Open and the Nordic Masters; sending over 15 full load trucks out and back for the Donegal Masters and over 25 full artic trucks out and back for the Nordic Masters in Molndal, Sweden.
Our presence in project logistics and time critical events doesn’t just stop at golf. Coming up we will be supporting the Opening Ceremony for the Formula E in Saudi Arabia, with multiple ocean and air shipments from the UK and Dubai, we’ve also been working with the event teams at the electro-dance festival, Creamfields as well as the renowned Reading and Leeds festivals. Not to forget transporting the illuminating see-saws from London’s recent Festival of Light around Europe and eventually back to Canada later this year.
For unrivalled support for your projects – Maltacourt deliver it on time, on schedule and on budget