Securing Spaces at the Races

Posted on 16th May 2018 by Stadium Grp.

Over three days last week 58 000 people descended upon the North Western city of Chester for the May Boodles Festival. Situated outside of the historical town walls Chester Racecourse is wonderfully placed and the views of the course attracting tourists apart from the race attendees. The barrier deployment services of StadiumTM were called upon... Read More »

Protecting crowds at two of the largest May Bank Holiday events!

Posted on 9th May 2018 by Stadium Grp.

May Bank Holiday weekend marked StadiumTM’s largest deployment of HVM barriers to date at two huge UK events! Between the two events, The Tour de Yorkshire and the Wolverhampton Wanderers Promotion Parade just over 150m of barrier were deployed. Over the course of the four stages the Tour de Yorkshire saw 2.6 million people gather... Read More »

On the way up with Wolves!

Posted on 8th May 2018 by Stadium Grp.

The weather set the perfect scene yesterday in Wolverhampton as a sea of black and gold lined the streets for the open roof top bus Wolverhampton Wanderers promotion parade! The atmosphere was incredible as the Wanderers paraded to mark their return to the Premier League after a six season absence. StadiumTM stewards walked up with... Read More »

Protecting Perimeters at the London Marathon

Posted on 26th April 2018 by Stadium Grp.

London’s Parliament Square is one of the world’s most recognisable spaces, based in the heart of Westminster and towered by Big Ben. Usually a bustling centre for London traffic it was transformed on April 22nd into part of the final stretch for marathon runners. Protecting perimeters either side of Parliament Square was two HVM solutions... Read More »

Further International Growth for StadiumTM Training!

Posted on 19th April 2018 by Stadium Grp.

StadiumTM Training continues to grow further within the international sector by delivering to senior Qatar Police Officials. The company delivers and provides a unique and bespoke training course that specifically looks at the Safety of Stadiums. Ahead of the Qatar 2022 World Cup, the Supreme Committee of Planning and Legacy has looked to the company... Read More »

StadiumTM delivers to the Premier League Kicks Cup!

Posted on 12th April 2018 by Stadium Grp.

The annual Kicks Cup is taking place at the University of Manchester Sports Ground today and StadiumTM are proud to be a part of the event! Premier League Kicks is a flagship community programme using the power of football and sport to inspire youth in high need communities. The programme is delivered by 69 clubs... Read More »

StadiumTM’s Gender Pay Gap Report 2018

Posted on 29th March 2018 by Stadium Grp.

As we employ more than 250 people we are required to publish an annual gender pay gap report, displaying the difference in average female earnings compared to average male earnings. The mean gender pay gap is 16.2%. The median gender pay gap is 0%. Our Statement We are very pleased to announce the company has... Read More »

What a week! StadiumTM weathers the snow!

Posted on 5th March 2018 by Stadium Grp.

The past week and weekend demonstrated why we are truly Team StadiumTM. Every team within the company on both the ground and in office working together to make sure Saturday March 3rd was a success. Originally there being five matches scheduled where StadiumTM were to be present. Each day of the week proved different weather... Read More »

StadiumTM and Coventry University work together to deliver world class Stadium Safety Simulation in preparation for Qatar 2022 World Cup.

Posted on 26th February 2018 by Stadium Grp.

StadiumTM and Coventry University worked together in December to deliver a world class simulation in Stadium Safety.  Those receiving the training were sixteen Qatari Police Officials who are involved in the Safety and Security of the Qatar 2022 World Cup. The simulation taking place over three hours in Coventry University’s unique Simulation Centre building. The... Read More »

The HVM Barrier continues to impress, as industry professionals gather for a live demonstration

Posted on 23rd February 2018 by Stadium Grp.

It may have been cold and windy but this didn’t stop the StadiumTM Team from hosting another successful and impressive demonstration of the Hostile Vehicle Mitigation barriers. Known also as the ATG Access Surface Guard barrier system, the demonstration including the newly developed, built in Vehicle Access Point. The event saw over 25 delegates attend... Read More »

Stewarding: Maintaining Brand and Match Day Expectations

Posted on 16th February 2018 by Stadium Grp.

To quote the Green Guide “…stewards should always be aware of, and ensure the care, comfort and well-being of all categories of spectators.” Stewards are integral to the safety and safety management team of the stadium or event. Whilst being the watchful eyes of the crowd and stadium areas, Stewards become integral to the attendees... Read More »

Contract News! StadiumTM welcomes Barclaycard!

Posted on 5th February 2018 by Stadium Grp.

As of today (February 5th) StadiumTM began a contract with the company supplying a new car park and traffic management programme at their Northampton based Head Quarters. Working with Corporate Car Sharing scheme, Liftshare we are very pleased with the relationships that have blossomed and we look forward to delivering. Liftshare being an innovative scheme promoting... Read More »

Screening and Strengthening Recruitment Processes-It’s Key

Posted on 30th January 2018 by Stadium Grp.

Across the country football grounds must abide by the Sport Ground Safety Associations (SGSA) Green Guide which states all Stewards must be working towards and then have obtained an NVQ Level 2 in Spectator Safety within the first 12 months of the role. Holding the appropriate qualifications is important but is no longer the only... Read More »

We’re now Corporate Members!

Posted on 9th January 2018 by Stadium Grp.

We would like to announce for 2018 we shall be Corporate members of the Coventry & Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce. This is an exciting development for the company and we look forward to growing our network in the area and the Midlands. The Chamber provides support for companies from all industries in addition to hosting... Read More »

StadiumTM’s Year in Review 2017

Posted on 22nd December 2017 by Stadium Grp.

Since its foundation year in 2009, 2017 was the biggest year for StadiumTM. We grew in various ways and will grow further in 2018. 2017 we rose to new challenges, welcomed new clients, services, departments and staff members. In the 2016/17 season we successfully fulfilled the challenge of the new Liverpool main stand development, which... Read More »

Congratulations to our Employees of the Year!

Posted on 21st December 2017 by Stadium Grp.

Yesterday saw festivities take place in the office! Within this it was announced who our Employees of the Year were, this year we couldn’t decide on just one. These ladies have gone above and beyond in their roles this past year. Growing the business, making sure our staffing teams run smoothly and meeting targets across... Read More »

An Ode to Event Services

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2018 is upon us, however in event company offices across the country and very much including ours…there has been no sign of slowing down. Who has who on the Secret Santa is something that takes a backseat (but definitely not forgotten!), the phones continue to ring, the requests and queries keep flowing in and out.... Read More »

The Importance of Customer Service in Stadium Security and Stewarding

Posted on 11th December 2017 by Stadium Grp.

Security and Stewarding may conjure the images of tall, intimidating, persons on the door of a establishment or building being  quite blunt in how they go about saying who is in and who is out. This is changing, developing and the emphasis of customer service is growing in these areas. Especially in sport and major events,... Read More »

UK Security Expo: Lessons Learned and Industry Trends within Stadium Safety & Security

Posted on 7th December 2017 by admin.

November 29th saw the first day of the UK Security Expo and taking place was the Major Events & Stadium Security Conference. The conference hosted a number of different speakers from all around the world and panels covering a variety of topics. Topics including: training, drones, prevention, risk assessments and planning. From the day, here... Read More »

Protecting the Perimeter at the UK Security Expo!

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It has been an exciting week for the company, we have truly been placed on a global platform. Working with our partners ATG Access we installed the Surface Guard Barrier System on the perimeter outside of Olympia! The two day expo hosts over 250 exhibitors and sees thousands of visitors every year. Our barriers team... Read More »

The ATG Access Surface Guard Barriers at Burnley FC!

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Our Surface Guard HVM Barriers manufactured by ATG Access made their debut this past Saturday at their first Premier League club and match day. The 38 metres of barrier attracted a lot of interest from the fans with people taking photos on and of the barriers themselves and supporting their installation. Post-match fans stated on... Read More »

An event first: StadiumTM hit the Red Carpet at the ‘Kenny’ World Premiere!

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A StadiumTM event first took place last night in Liverpool, a film premiere! Our very own HR Director Lorraine Baillie was the Safety Officer for the Kenny World Premiere. Her role being vital to the success of the event and to ensure the safety of all attendees; making sure they entered and left the premiere... Read More »

StadiumTM: Weekend Round-Up!

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We may have not been at the Football this past weekend but that doesn’t mean we aren’t busy here at StadiumTM. We were at three locations across the country: London, Stockton-on-Tees and Derby. On the Saturday we were honoured to install HVM Barriers for the Lord Mayors Show with our partners ATG Access. We installed... Read More »

StadiumTM in Doha!

Posted on 10th November 2017 by Stadium Grp.

StadiumTM went overseas this week to attend the 1st Major Event Safety and Security Conference in Doha, Qatar (November 7th-8th). This conference was organised by international criminal police organisation Interpol and the Security Committee within the Supreme Committee for the Delivery and Legacy Qatar 2022.  StadiumTM were honoured to be invited to such an event... Read More »

StadiumTM deliver their largest HVM installation to date!

Posted on 9th November 2017 by Stadium Grp.

This past Sunday on November 5th StadiumTM delivered and installed for our Hostile Vehicle Mitigation barrier partners ATG Access at the Stockton-on-Tees fireworks show. Around 25 000 visitors viewed the amazing display. Overall over 100m of The Surface Guard was laid out and four major roads around Stockton were covered with this temporary hostile vehicle... Read More »

Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month

Posted on 2nd November 2017 by Stadium Grp.

Brought in by the Obama administration, November is recognised as the Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month, overseen by the U.S department of Homeland Security. In today’s world security and resilience is at the top of people’s priority lists. It only takes a severe storm or a prolonged power outage to demonstrate how important critical... Read More »

New Contract! Aston Villa’s Bodymoor Heath Training Ground

Posted on 1st November 2017 by Stadium Grp.

As of today (November 1st) we have begun a four year facilities management contract with the Aston Villa training ground, Bodymoor Heath. This is an exciting development for the company as we have our extended our services further within one club. At the facility we will be providing for Aston Villa full-time positions including: security,... Read More »

Showcasing our new addition: Hostile Vehicle Mitigation barriers

Posted on 26th October 2017 by Stadium Grp.

Yesterday saw the StadiumTM team travel to Anfield to demonstrate a new addition to our current services portfolio, the Hostile Vehicle Mitigation (HVM) barrier. Known also as ‘The Surface Guard’ which is manufactured by ATG Access who aided in the presentation of the new addition. Those who attended the presentation and demonstration came from Premiership... Read More »

StadiumTM delivers first traffic management services to Hull City of Culture 2017!

Posted on 20th September 2017 by Jack Taft.

Chris Kavanagh and his team did a fantastic job last Saturday (16th September) seamlessly delivering two event traffic management operations for our client – Hull City of Culture 2017 Ltd. The two events concerned performances by the Royal Ballet – their first performance in Hull for 30 years. Attracting 2,000 and 5,000 spectators respectively. Chris... Read More »

StadiumTM secures stewarding contract with Wolverhampton Wanderers FC

Posted on 2nd August 2017 by Jack Taft.

We are now proudly supplying Wolves with our 100% NVQ Level 2 Spectator Safety qualified stewarding teams this season. We are excited to begin establishing a long-term partnership with the West Midlands club and help them go above and beyond in meeting their Industry Compliance, Health & Safety and Customer Service objectives. Managing Director David McAtamney... Read More »

StadiumTM Midlands Operations Manager James Hill a life-saver. Literally!

Posted on 22nd June 2017 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM were recently supporting the Parklife festival security and stewarding operation held at Manchester’s Platt Fields Park with SIA Licensed security operatives. Whilst undertaking a variety of duties such as search, patrol and asset protection, our designated team leader James Hill, swung into action when he spotted a young female in need of immediate medical... Read More »

StadiumTM is Railing in on the HS2 Project

Posted on 4th May 2017 by Stadium Grp.

StadiumTM were privileged enough to get invited to the High-Speed 2 press conference, held at the NEC in Birmingham. This extraordinary £56bn railway project is due to commence in December 2026. We’re hoping to assist with this great project, by offering our traffic management services throughout the building stages of this process. Let’s hope this... Read More »

David’s In With the Win

Posted on 3rd May 2017 by Jack Taft.

  David got lucky and had the privilege of winning an iPad Air courtesy of ACKLEA, who was at the annual TRAFFEX event, held at the NEC, Birmingham. Also, huge thanks to Phil Glaiser (Product Manager – Highways) for delivering the special parcel!

StadiumTM Rises to Liverpool’s Main Stand Challenge

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The end of the home season is fast approaching and the company has made great progress with employing and training up new members of staff suited for our clients, such as Liverpool. Our landmark year was after the new main stand was in place during, 2016/ 2017, resulting in StadiumTM taking complete control of outside... Read More »

StadiumTM complete Project Argus Counter Terror Training

Posted on 28th April 2017 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM managerial staff have completed the Project Argus training course delivered by two UK’s National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO), focusing on Major Events/Stadia. Project Argus provided an extremely immersive experience for our managerial staff in to different event/stadia terrorist scenarios in a series of phases. Pre, during and post attack. These extended in to... Read More »

Counter Terror Document Awareness Training for StadiumTM Staff

Posted on 14th March 2017 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM’s recruitment, training and operations divisions have undergone document inspection training as thorough as the training received by serving Police Officers. The “Document Awareness” training course, developed by the National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) was delivered by a designated Investigator from the West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit across an intensive 3 hour workshop delivered at StadiumTM’s Head... Read More »

StadiumTM provide Traffic Management Assistance for Burnley FC’s New State of the Art LED Lighting System

Posted on 25th July 2016 by Jack Taft.

Different to the usual Match-Day scenario, StadiumTM were required to assist construction crews in the removal and installation of new floodlight pylons by implementing the road closure of Brunshaw Road and creating a new diversion route for vehicles to follow. StadiumTM also ensured the application for a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order with Lancashire County Council... Read More »

StadiumTM signs contract with International Festival for Business 2016

Posted on 20th May 2016 by admin.

StadiumTM is delighted to announce the company has formally signed a contract to supply the International Festival for Business 2016 at the new Liverpool Exhibition Centre to be held from the 13th June – 1st July for our new client: Liverpool Vision. This has followed after the company won a competitive open-market tender process for... Read More »

StadiumTM meets with Japan Rugby World Cup 2019 and Olympics 2020 Organisers in Tokyo

Posted on 7th March 2016 by Jack Taft.

From 27th February to 5th March, Managing Director David McAtamney visited Japan and later South Korea, to continue building StadiumTM’s relationships in the region in a bid to share our valuable major events experience with new markets. David met with the Event Organisers of the Rugby World Cup 2019 as well as Tokyo 2020 Olympics,... Read More »

Stephanie Holley wins Employee of the Year

Posted on 12th January 2016 by Jack Taft.

Stephanie Holley has been awarded StadiumTM’s Employee of the Year. The award goes to those employees of the company who have consistently gone above and beyond usual requirements of their role in the company. Stephanie first joined the company in the run-up to the Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 and worked as part of the stewarding... Read More »

StadiumTM welcomes Korean partners KSSF to the UK for specialist training programme

Posted on 9th December 2015 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM is delighted to have received a group of South Korean Event Organisers who will be responsible for the planning and safe delivery of a number of events in South Korea. They will be undertaking a high level specialist course designed by StadiumTM to help equip them with the knowledge and skills to further mitigate... Read More »

StadiumTM supplies security staff to Resorts World Birmingham

Posted on 19th November 2015 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM has delivered Security services to the new Resorts World Birmingham complex for the first time yesterday evening for an event. The centre held an event to welcome the Chairman of the Malaysian Genting Group Tan Sri Zak T Lim and kick off the Christmas Festivities where the winners of the 2014 Britain’s Got Talent Collabro... Read More »

StadiumTM completes market research trip to Marseille ahead of Euro 2016

Posted on 23rd October 2015 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM has attended a two day networking event to Marseille on the 15th/16th of October. StadiumTM’s Remi Desaunay representing the company has produced a market research report detailing the market dynamics, contacts made and the business opportunities available for the company to act upon revolving around Euro 2016, Marseille Capitale of Sport 2017 and France’s... Read More »

Keimyung University College welcomes StadiumTM

Posted on 16th October 2015 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM has met with Keimyung University College where the company presented the NVQ level 2 Spectator Safety Certificates to the 3 students who successfully completed the qualification as part of an overall Summer Study Programme with StadiumTM in a ceremony alongside the college’s President, Mr Park Myung-Ho. StadiumTM also met with Mr Lee Sang-Seog, Institute... Read More »

StadiumTM signs Memorandum of Understanding with Kyungwoon University

Posted on 15th October 2015 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM has signed a memorandum of understanding with Kyungwoon University dedicating both parties in continuing to pursue business opportunities together in both countries. The university has already sent it’s students on a summer programme with StadiumTM in 2015. The MOU was presented to David McAtamney by the Kyungwoon University Principal. StadiumTM HR Director Lorraine Baillie... Read More »

StadiumTM delivers key presentation to Sports & Leisure Safety International Forum

Posted on 14th October 2015 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM has delivered a presentation to the Sports & Leisure International Forum hosted in South Korea, sharing the UK’s best Health & Safety practices and experiences. South Korea is undertaking preparations to host the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics which inherently encompass safety planning and management. Within safety circles, there is an appetite to capture the... Read More »

StadiumTM in S.Korea to meet with S.Korean Universities, KSSF and to give presentation on UK Health & Safety

Posted on 13th October 2015 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM is once again in S.Korea on a week long business trip consolidating and building upon the company’s existing links to the country. In particular, the company will deliver tomorrow a presentation explaining the existing UK Health & Safety framework and how it operates, to a large delegation of high ranking government and business officials by Managing... Read More »

StadiumTM supplies Rugby World Cup 2015 at Stadium MK

Posted on 8th October 2015 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM has successfully delivered a regular stewarding and security team of over 300 staff to Stadium MK which has been host to three Rugby World Cup fixtures involving France vs Canada, Samoa vs Japan and Fiji vs Uraguay. The team, led by Event Day Manager Nicholas Atterson, worked throughout to ensure spectators were provided a... Read More »

StadiumTM completes Rio Olympics 2016 Global Sports Mission trip

Posted on 11th August 2015 by Jack Taft.

StadiumTM has recently completed a trade mission trip to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The week long trip, which began at the start of August was attended by StadiumTM’s Managing Director David McAtamney. David attended as part of a larger delegation of leading UK business executives looking to exhibit their products/services relevant to the Rio 2016 Olympic... Read More »