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Apollo Enters Luminaire Market

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• November 28, 2009
FORT WAYNE, IN — Apollo Design Technology has been named the exclusive U.S. distributor for Italian manufacturer Spotlight Srl’s Mini line of architectural lighting fixtures.  The products were introduced at LDI and will be available to Apollo’s network of authorized dealers beginning in December. Read More...

Horizon Control Inc. and Engineering Arts in Strategic Alliance

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• November 27, 2009
PITTSBURGH, PA — Horizon Control Inc. and Engineering Arts have entered into a strategic alliance for the specification, design and implementation of hardware and software technology. Read More...

And the 2009 Parnelli Award Winners Are…

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• November 25, 2009
ORLANDO — It was overstuffed, in attendance (a complete sellout), humor and agenda, and there was plenty of good-natured roasting going on, but the 2009 Parnelli Awards program was no turkey. Dennis DeYoung hosted the annual gala that honored lifetime achiever Jake Berry, pictured here, right, with 2008 winner Dennis Sheehan. Richard Belliveau received the Parnelli Visionary award, and the first-ever Indispensable Technology “IT” Parnelli honors were awarded as well.
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TCU Using GoVision Mobile LED Units On the Road

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• November 21, 2009
FORT WORTH, TX — Texas Christian University (TCU) is using GoVision’s 9-foot-by-16-foot “GoBig” mobile LED units to promote TCU’s home football games — on the streets of Fort Worth. Read More...

Mega-Lite Gear Adds to Pesado’s Visuals

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• November 21, 2009
MONTERREY, Mexico — Adimsa used Mega-Lite gear for Pesado’s 2009-2010 tour. Edson Rivera of Adimsa said the goal was to “obtain visual impact.” Read More...

ETC Controls Minimize Waste at Valley Family Church

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• November 21, 2009
KALAMAZOO, MI — When senior pastors Jeff and Beth Jones led Valley Family Church (VFC) into a $12 million building campaign to ease their facility’s overcrowding, they had no idea they’d be building during a serious economic downturn. Read More...

LTP Lights RNLI Memorial Sculpture in U.K.

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• November 21, 2009
POOLE, U.K. — Lighting Technology Projects (LTP) worked with a lighting design by Speirs & Major Associates (SaMA) for a memorial sculpture commissioned by the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI). Read More...

Philips Color Kinetics, Pharos Expand Reselling Agreement

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• November 21, 2009
BURLINGTON, MA — Philips Color Kinetics has expanded its reselling agreement with Pharos control solutions. Philips will now serve as a reseller for the complete portfolio of Pharos control products in an agreement that extends to markets in Europe and Asia. Read More...

New Products Take Center Stage at LDI 2009

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• November 20, 2009
ORLANDO — This year’s LDI show, which has moved to the south concourse of the Orange County Convention Center, appeared to be well-attended, with plenty of activity and product innovation — much of it by advances in LED technology — on display, not just at the New Technology Breakfasts and demo areas but on the show floor as well. Read More...

ESTA Names 2009 Rock Our World Award Winners

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• November 20, 2009
ORLANDO — ESTA presented the second annual Rock Our World Awards at its annual dinner Nov. 19, which achievement by ESTA Members in new products, product applications, or projects. Read More...

ETC Enters Rigging Market with New Hoist System

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• November 20, 2009
ORLANDO — ETC (Electronic Theatre Controls, Inc.) announced its entry into a new product market: rigging, with a new line of motorized hoists and hoist-control systems for theatrical and architectural use. The product line is called ETC Rigging. Read More...

R&M Adds HoistMonitor to RX and QX Quick Delivery Program

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• November 18, 2009
SPRINGFIELD, OH — R&M Materials Handling, Inc. added the HoistMonitor to the option list of its RX and QX Quick Delivery offering beginning Dec. 1, 2009. Read More...
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