JCB, the British multinational corporation, presents its new line of mini excavators at La Manga Club
This British company are world leaders in construction machinery and have been staying at La Manga Club for more than a month. They are using the resort as a staging post in which to show their network of dealers and European clients their newest machines.
La Manga Club, 23rd February 2016. The British multinational corporation are the world leaders in construction machinery and have been using La Manga Club to showcase its latest models of mini excavators designed for agriculture and public works. These new additions complete the range of models which were presented last year.
Over several weeks, JCB met with over 800 people from its network of dealers and European customers at the golf resort in Murcia.They introduced their new line of machines and got to know their potential clients. The dealers themselves were able to try out the new equipment and find out their capabilities. The demonstrations took place at a quarry just a few kilometres from La Manga Club in the town of Portman. JCB have been exhibiting their products here for many years.
Furthermore, the occasion served to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the first JCB excavator. 70 limited edition units of this first digger have been produced and where on show at this public presentation.
JCB and La Manga Club
The British multinational corporation started coming to La Manga Club in 1997 with a convention and exhibition of machinery that lasted five weeks. Since then, La Manga Club has been their chosen venue for their corporate events for several years.
Throughout January, groups of customers and dealers from all over the world attended corporate meetings at La Manga Club to discover the performance and capabilities of these new JCB machines. Among the countries represented at the resort were Ireland, UK, France, Italy, Turkey, Australia, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Spain.
In addition, JCB gave various training courses on the handling and operation of several of their current market machines at the San Jose quarry in Portman.
La Manga Club MICE destination
La Manga Club has won many awards and is the perfect destination for meetings, product launches, team building activities, incentives, motivation, tournaments and corporate events of all kinds.
This first-class leisure and golf resort has been chosen as the perfect venue for successful meetings and conventions by many international companies such as Adidas, Audi Media, Mitsubishi UK, Terex, Hi-Tech and many others.
The perfect destination for business meetings
La Manga Club golf and leisure resort is situated in a unique environment next to a national park, a marine reserve, mountains and the sea. In addition, its geographical location means it is possible to enjoy an exceptional climate that has over 300 day’s sunshine a year and consistently mild temperatures.
La Manga Club also has a wide variety of activities on offer within the resort. There are three golf courses which are considered some of the best golf courses in Spain along with a tennis centre with 28 courts that is included among the top 75 tennis centre worldwide. Our team of professionals can provide an unrivalled selection of sports, leisure and team building activities, both inside and outside the resort.
Another strong point for La Manga Club at the time of being chosen as a destination for business meetings by many companies is itsexcellent connection with two international airports. San Javier is just 20 minutes from the resort and Alicante airport is just under an hour away. With both of these airports within easy reach, it means that La Manga Club is connected to most European capitals by a short flight of just a few hours.
Corporate meetings rooms
La Manga Club has corporate meetings rooms at both the Principe Felipe 5* Hotel, which is surrounded by the golf courses, and also at 4* Las Lomas Village, which has the best views of the whole resort, the Mar Menor and the Mediterranean Sea.
The Grand Ballroom at the Principe Felipe Hotel is a 400m2 function room. It can be divided into four smaller rooms and has access to an open air terrace with a capacity for up to 150 people, perfect for a coffee break, a cocktail or outdoor banquet.
The Principe Felipe 5* Hotel also has five other rooms which are perfect for smaller groups or private meetings. At 4* Las Lomas Village, the Panorama function suite has an area of 410m2 and is located in the Spa building. This purpose built function room offers spectacular views over the whole of the golf resort.
Restaurants, entertainment and accommodation in La Manga Club
Any company that would like to hold a corporate event at La Manga Club has plenty of options when it comes to choosing accommodation. The Principe Felipe 5* Hotel has 159 double rooms and 33 superior rooms, while 4* Las Lomas Village has 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments along with panoramic rooms.
Within La Manga Club Golf resort there is a wide variety of bars and restaurants. Each one has its own unique characteristics and cuisine. Any of our restaurants are the perfect place for small celebrations and corporate dinners or just to relax and enjoy good food.