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Aram Supplies Chauvet Strike 1 Fixtures for Major Esports Tournament in Poland

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• April 17, 2019
KATOWICE, Poland - Once a year, gamers from around the globe gather for the world’s largest gaming event: the Intel Extreme Masters. This year’s event saw 24 of the world's best gaming teams compete in a tournament for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive in front of a live audience for a $1 million prize. Poland-based Aram, which first supported the Esports event in 2015, provided 16 Strike 1 fixtures from Chauvet Professional for the IEM Season XIII World Championship, held from Feb. 13-March 3, 2019. Read More...

Beckhoff Introduces Machine Learning for All Areas of Automation

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• April 17, 2019
Beckhoff Automation has announced a new machine learning (ML) solution that is seamlessly integrated into TwinCAT 3 software. Read More...

Ayrton Fixtures Punctuate Shinedown’s Attention Attention Tour

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• April 17, 2019
Shinedown’s Attention Attention world tour features large complements of Ayrton GHIBLI LED spot luminaires, grandMA2 consoles and ChainMaster hoists Read More...

Brian Courchine Calls on CHAUVET Professional for the Weight Band’s Peterborough Concert Series Show

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• April 16, 2019
Echoes of The Sixties stir memories when The Weight Band takes the stage. Read More...

Kinetic Lighting to Host 11th Annual Open House Networking Party

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• April 16, 2019
Kinetic Lighting, Inc. will host its 11th annual open house on April 17, 2019 Read More...

4Wall Invests in Kinesys

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• April 16, 2019
Leading North American Lighting and Video rental specialist 4Wall Entertainment has invested in new Kinesys automation equipment Read More...

4Wall Provides Gear for the ‘Game of Thrones’ Activation Experience at SXSW

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• April 15, 2019
To celebrate the upcoming eighth and final season of Game of Thrones, HBO and the American Red Cross partnered to ask fans and blood donors to ‘Bleed for the Throne’. The campaign included an interactive and immersive blood drive experience at this year’s SXSW Read More...

Beckhoff Automation Boosts Global Revenue by 13% last year

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• April 15, 2019
  SAVAGE, MINNESOTA, – Beckhoff Automation generated global revenue of 916 million euros during fiscal year 2018, a gain of 13 percent over the previous year. This success resulted in equal measure from innovative technological advances, greater production capacity and expansion of the company’s international sales network. More details from Beckhoff (www.beckhoffautomation.com): “With global sales […] Read More...

Claypaky Announces U.S. Sales and Operation Center, Unveils Moving Light with Laser Light Source

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• April 15, 2019
BERGAMO, Italy - Claypaky noted that it is opening a U.S. Sales and Operation Center led by lighting industry veteran George Masek and Dennis Knopf, former senior sales manager at Osram, the Italy-based lighting company’s parent company. The company also unveiled its new laser beam moving light, the XTYLOS, at Prolight+Sound. Read More...

Chroma-Q® Space Force onebytwo™ wins Lighting Product of the Year Award at NAB

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• April 12, 2019
Making its debut at the NAB Show, the new Chroma-Q® Space Force onebytwo™ variable white LED soft light panel won a Lighting Product of the Year Award Read More...

In Memoriam: Christopher Griffin, 49

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• April 12, 2019
SAN DIEGO, CA – Chris Griffin, a veteran rigger setting up the staging for the 2019 Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio, CA, died from a fall from a temporary roofing structure on April 6. He was 49. “We have lost a great man this last Saturday, doing the job he loved,” noted production […] Read More...

Prodigy FlyPipe gives Purpose to the Unused Corners of your world.

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• April 12, 2019
ETC’s Prodigy FlyPipe is a self-climbing hoist designed to help transform the under-utilized spaces into creative environments Read More...

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