Project: Grandstands extension, Kensington Oval
Event: ICC Cricket World Cup West Indies 2007, Barbados
Client: NÜSSLI (Switzerland) Ltd
Service: Project management
The ICC Cricket World Cup is one of the biggest sport events of the world. Bridgetown, the capital of Barbados, was chosen as the sixth venue of the finals. The Kensington Oval, with 11'500 seats, had to be extended to 28'000 seats.
The enterprise Nüssli (Switzerland) AG as subcontractor of GL – Events has assigned us to the project leadership of the construction of these extraordinary grandstands. At the beginning of the year 2007 a team of up to 25 technicians set-up the grandstands. They finished the 31st March, ten days before the finals.