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Aggreko to power up PyeongChang Winter Olympics

Aggreko has landed a contract to be the official temporary electricity generation provider for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018.

The company will provide power across 18 competition venues and the international broadcast centre, ensuring an uninterrupted television broadcast to millions of viewers throughout the world.

The value of the contract is expected to be around $40 million and as part of the agreement Aggreko will also be a sponsor of the Olympic Games.

Aggreko has a proven track record in supporting high profile events and also recently announced it would be providing the power for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in Australia, Australia’s largest event for over a decade.

Chris Weston, Chief Executive said:

I am delighted that Aggreko has been appointed the official power provider for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. We look forward to helping the organising committee deliver another successful games.