Enter now: IFAI’s International Achievement Awards

May 13th, 2021

After a year away, the International Achievement Awards (IAA) return for the 75th anniversary of recognizing the best projects across the specialty fabrics industry. The awards are an opportunity for you to showcase your technical skills and talents to the entire industry. The International Achievement Awards is an annual competition that recognizes and promotes awareness […]

Read More Edit

Wedding on the rocks

June 1st, 2020

Stamford Tent & Event Services turns a rocky waterfront site into a ‘stunning’ wedding venue. Want to avoid having a marriage get off to a (figurative) rocky start? Call a premarital counselor. But a literal rocky start? Just call in Stamford Tent & Event Services of Stamford, Conn., to fix that.  Stamford Tent & Event […]

Read More Edit

The big business of music festival installations

April 1st, 2020

Music festivals have become big business, and temporary structures are integral to the festival-goer experience—from small ticketing and concession tents, to custom products for high-end activations and immersive experiences, to glamping tents, where music lovers can take a break or keep the party going all night long.   by Sigrid Tornquist Noise Pop. Crush. Pot […]

Read More Edit

Eventstar wins IAA ‘Best in Category’

December 1st, 2019

Eventstar Structures installed three 140-foot-wide structures with varied column heights along the length of Bethesda Terrace in New York City’s Central Park for the 50th anniversary of Ralph Lauren. Photo courtesy of Eventstar Structures. Eventstar Structures contributed to a “fashion show for the ages” celebrating the 50th anniversary of iconic fashion brand Ralph Lauren, designing […]

Read More Edit

A tent for Antarctic conditions

December 1st, 2019

A tent designed for Antarctic conditions allows researchers to work through cold temperatures and high winds. The Space Science and Engineering Center at the University of Wisconsin−Madison deploys field research teams to Casey Station, a permanent base and outpost on the eastern coast of Antarctica, from September to March. While studying atmospheric changes, the research […]

Read More Edit

Formula E pit lane structure is a story of ‘firsts’

December 1st, 2019

Losberger De Boer meets the challenges of designing and installing a Formula E pit lane structure in Saudi Arabia. by Jeff Moravec When Losberger De Boer signed on for an installation related to the first electric Grand Prix car race ever held in Saudi Arabia, the company was in uncharted territory, according to Paul Machin, […]

Read More Edit

Tent installations that make you say WOW!

December 1st, 2018

Masters at the craft of tenting devise creative solutions for challenging installations. Imagine a theatrical performance where the contribution of every member of the cast and crew is flawless; every costume, set piece and prop functions perfectly; and the sound and lighting come off without a single hitch. As an audience member, you can appreciate […]

Read More Edit

Stamford creates magical wedding day

June 1st, 2018

IFAI’s International Achievement Awards (IAA) recognize the skills that drive excellence in the tent industry. Here’s one submission to the 2017 IAA competition that highlights the complexity of a project with a tight timeline. Stamford Tent & Event Services, Stamford, Conn., completed a 15,000-square-foot, multi-tent project with an attached lounge and raised hardwood floor for […]

Read More Edit

Custom Covers (1984) Ltd. fabrics tents for adventure series “The Grand Tour”

April 1st, 2018

IFAI’s International Achievement Awards (IAA) recognize creativity and problem solving—skills that drive excellence in the tent industry. Here’s one submission to the 2017 IAA competition that highlights knack and know-how. The studio tent for the Amazon Prime Video adventure series “The Grand Tour” offers the functionality of a modern structure while evoking the tents of […]

Read More Edit

Country club wedding requires custom wedges

December 1st, 2017

PTG Event Services creates a seamless wedding reception venue on the grounds of a historic country club. To have a wedding at the Westchester Country Club in Harrison, N.Y., is to share a piece of history with some of the United States’ most iconic personalities. The club’s notable members over the years include Carol Burnett, […]

Read More Edit