SIXTY82 Continues Global Expansion with Unusual Rigging LLC

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Sixty82 has announced that it has appointed Unusual Rigging & Engineering LLC as its exclusive representative in the United Arab Emirates, Oman, and Saudi Arabia, for its full trussing and staging product range. Unusual Rigging will exercise skilful supervision on a broad scope of possibilities, advising customers on the best Sixty82 solution for their specific needs.

Established in 2008, Unusual Rigging is a highly experienced provider of rigging and stage engineering solutions, working around the globe, principally in the entertainment, special event, exhibition and presentation industries. In 2009 Unusual Rigging & Engineering LLC opened for business, bringing to Dubai a wealth of experience and expertise unmatched anywhere else in the world.

The team of Unusual Rigging has spent their entire working lives on the production side of the entertainment business: their specialist teams boast a wide range of disciplines, and all are passionate about what they do. “At Sixty82, we share this passion for the industry,” commented Fokko Smeding, CEO of Sixty82. “We therefore believe that Unusual Rigging & Engineering is a perfect fit to meet the needs of our ever-expanding customer base.”

Sixty82’s sales and marketing manager Rainier Smeding continued: “We are extremely excited to be working with a team that has this kind of knowledge and expertise, supported by an unrivalled track record. With these dynamic and experienced people, we can focus on next-generation structures, based on the highest knowledge and working skills, as well as safety regulations.”

Denis Bramhall, managing partner at Unusual Rigging LLC, commented: “We are delighted to take on the role of distributor for Sixty82 in the United Arab Emirates, Oman, and Saudi Arabia. By adding their products to our portfolio, we are offering our customers in the region something new and something which complements our current range. The quality of Sixty82’s products is second to none, and we are proud to have formed this new partnership with them.”

Headquartered in Drachten, Sixty82 has every element required to innovate in the way that lightweight structural systems are used. With over 100 years of experience in the entertainment industry, the team of SIXTY82 is committed to the continuation of improving product and service. They are driven by a passion for their craft, to ensure their customers can continue to build incredible stuff.