[Source: Aggreko] Industry leading mobile modular energy provider Aggreko is pleased to announce the renewal of its long-standing partnership with entertainment company Cirque du Soleil. Aggreko will support the world’s largest contemporary circus producer on a global scale at their Big Top shows, using their world-renowned mobile, temporary power supplies.
The contract renewal sees Aggreko continue to be a key supplier for major Québec based organisation until 2024. Aggreko will continue delivering world class mobile modular energy supplies across Cirque du Soleil’s cross-continental touring productions. Utilising progressive technologies Aggreko will co-ordinate reliable temporary power control, effecting the Big Top shows' lighting, sound, automation, and infrastructure.
Aggreko and Cirque du Soleil maintain a long-standing and successful partnership since 2012. Aggreko leads the temporary power supply and temperature control systems at some of Cirque du Soleil’s most recognised productions which include BAZZAR, LUZIA, Alegría, KOOZA and KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities. Aggreko previously provided Cirque du Soleil with innovative water-cooling systems within climate-controlled tents to help maintain the consistent environment needed for the unique high-risk performances.
Head of Sales at Aggreko Event Services, David de Behr, commented: “We are delighted to announce the successful re-launch of our ongoing relationship with Cirque du Soleil, and I am extremely proud of the global effort from the Aggreko Event Services team who will be supporting some of Cirque du Soleil’s most iconic productions.
“Aggreko and Cirque du Soleil share the common motivations for a high standard of service, and we are excited to see how the company’s inventive energy solutions provide reliable power supplies in such a fast-paced industry.”
Director of Global Corporate Alliances at Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group, Marie-France Chaput, added: “Aggreko has successfully provided a consistent energy supply for us at our international shows over the last ten years and it is fantastic to have a partner that is making sustainable switches within their services.
“The importance of a heavily monitored environment for our performers is crucial, and we are confident that Aggreko will continue to deliver a reliable energy service, leading to a positive experience for the performers and customers.”