24 August 2016

ETC announces global office expansion plans

ETC announces global office expansion plansUK / USA - Since its inception 40 years ago, ETC has come a long way. Now a global leader in the manufacturing of lighting and rigging technology, ETC employs over 1000 people, across 10 countries, in facilities totalling more than 10 football pitches in size. In recent years, the company's growth has been particularly remarkable; to keep pace and to allow for future developments, a global office expansion programme is underway. ETC Ltd's London base is the latest of the company's premises to undergo a significant revamp. The recent ... More >>

Dante scores at Auburn University

Dante scores at Auburn UniversityUSA - Auburn University's Jordan-Hare Stadium - the tenth largest on-campus football stadium in the NCAA - is now home to the largest HD video board in college sports. Designed, built and installed by Daktronics, in Brookings, S.D., this massive 197x57sq.ft LED video display is accompanied by equally impactful high-quality sound, delivered over IP by a Dante audio network from Audinate. Daktronics worked on the project for Auburn University - a prominent public research university with over 27,000 students. With this $14m infrastructure ... More >>

SGM IP65 fixtures at Splendour in the Grass

SGM IP65 fixtures at Splendour in the GrassAustralia - Yet again, SGM fixtures have participated in Splendour in the Grass. The sold-out festival operated for four days and nights with over 30,000 festival goers each day. Besides having a star-studded music programme, the festival also places a lot of emphasis on the artistic experience of the festival. Following his 2015 work titled Programme One, Melbourne visual artist Sam Songailo was a major part of the festival with an installation suitably titled Programme Two. Evolving from the 2015 design, Programme ... More >>

Rio Carioca Arenas reinforced with Community

Rio Carioca Arenas reinforced with CommunityBrazil - Community loudspeakers have been installed in the three adjoining Carioca Arenas, newly built for the international events in Rio de Janeiro, and located in the heart of the Barra Olympic Park. The main contractor, Honeywell do Brasil, appointed Soundvision Engenharia de Audio e Video to provide the AV for all three Carioca Arenas. Community's R Series loudspeakers were chosen on their track record of proven reliability, high output, high intelligibility and accurate coverage. A combination of R.5MAX models were used to provide ... More >>

Dierks Bentley on the beach with Elation

Dierks Bentley on the beach with ElationUSA - Dierks Bentley is hot. Not only has the country artist's latest album Black debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard and Top Album Sales charts this summer, he's been selling out his Somewhere on a Beach tour at nearly every stop and has recently added a second leg that will have him out on the road through October. Lighting designer Chris Reade is in his 10th year with Dierks Bentley and for this year's summer tour has a large automated lighting rig at his disposal, a setup that includes Elation Professional's industry-standard ... More >>

All That Jazz Festival in Eleuthera lit by FLDA

All That Jazz Festival in Eleuthera lit by FLDABahamas - The 4th Annual All That Jazz Festival on Eleuthera Island in the Bahamas, is an annual fund-raiser for the local Haynes Library. Supporting creative thinking and problem solving through its many programmes, the Haynes Library values its responsibility to the wider community and holds a special place in the life of the island. Just as the library works to continually raise the bar of education and technology access, after three years of simple lighting, this year's festival looked to increase the lighting production values for ... More >>

Chauvet Professional at core of Union Transfer

Chauvet Professional at core of Union TransferUSA - For the first 122 years of its existence, the distinct looking building on 11th and Spring Garden Streets in Philadelphia was never an entertainment venue. Its new owners were quick to make up for lost time up for lost time, however, when they converted the former farmers' market turned Reading Railroad luggage handling station into Union Transfer, a red-hot music hall devoted primarily to emerging and cult-hero indie rock acts. Less than two years after opening in 2011, the site was featured in Rolling Stone's Top 20 Venues in ... More >>

Premier League studio kicks off with LED Creative

Premier League studio kicks off with LED CreativeUK - As part of the recent update to the Premier League television studio, lighting specialists LED Creative partnered with JHD Designs to add decorative highlights and bespoke illuminated sculptures to the set. Designed by US based JHD Designs, overseen by UK Set Designer John Hemsley and constructed by Scenex, the Premier League installation at IMG's state of the art studio has been created with an industrial, modern feel featuring plenty of clean lines with intense colour used to edge the set pieces. To create the colour blasts added ... More >>

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