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Rose Brand Blog Discusses Flame Retardant Fabrics

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• May 11, 2010
SECAUCUS, NJ - Rose Brand has announced a second blog post on fire safety in the entertainment industry. The posting discusses flame tests, flame retardant fabric terminology such as IFR, DFR, FR, and the procedures and manufacturing techniques that make a fabric flame retardant. Read More...

Scharff Weisberg, Scott Wolfeil Light TV’s “Thin Ice”

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• May 11, 2010
NEW YORK - Lighting designer Scott Wolfeil of LDG (Lighting Design Group) used gear supplied by Scharff Weisberg for Thin Ice, which was broadcast live on ABC from the Premier Ballroom of the MGM Grand at Foxwoods in Mashantucket, Conn. Read More...

Stage Technologies, Serapid Gear Used in First “Vertical Theatre”

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• May 11, 2010
DALLAS - The first clue that the Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre, part of the AT&T Performing Arts Center in the Dallas Arts District, is more skewed toward invention than tradition is the exterior. It is housed within a 12-story cube with an outer shell of perpendicular aluminum tubes. Read More...

Wybron’s Scrolling Color Changer Turns 30

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• May 11, 2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - This year, Wybron celebrates 30 years since it first offered its scrolling color changer. Invented by Wybron CEO Keny Whitright in 1980, the scrolling color changer sparked changes in the way lighting rigs were outfitted, designed and employed. Read More...

Martin Maxedia Drives LED Sculpture at Vanity Nightclub, Las Vegas

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• May 11, 2010
LAS VEGAS - Although its name might suggest otherwise, not all eyes at the Vanity nightclub at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino are focused on the club's mirrored surfaces. Instead, they naturally gravitate to a custom-made LED chandelier/sculpture made up of 20,000 LED points driven by a Martin Maxedia Compact media server. Read More...

Chauvet, Iluminarc Set Sail With Carnival Cruise Lines

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• May 11, 2010
PORT CANAVERAL, FL - Carnival Cruise Lines's 1,004-foot Carnival Dream has been equipped with Chauvet and Iluminarc LED fixtures, lighting the ship's Lido Deck and main lobby. Carnival Cruise Lines's Carnival Spirit and Carnival Miracle also feature Iluminarc lighting. Read More...

Christie Wins Inaugural InfoComm Green AV Award

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• May 11, 2010
DULLES, VA - Christie was recognized at the invitation-only 2010 InfoComm 100 conference with a Green AV Award. Newly created by InfoComm International, the Green AV Award recognizes organizations for their commitment to social responsibility, sustainability and the environment. The award was presented April 30. Read More...

Global Truss Spreads Its Wings Over Coachella Music Festival

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• May 11, 2010
INDIO, CA - The crane carries a universal message of peace, so it's only fitting that the more than 100,000 visitors who attended this year's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival were greeted by a giant sculpture, Ascension, inspired by the Japanese art of origami. Read More...

After 28 Years, I. Weiss Will Move Across Hudson

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• May 11, 2010
FAIRVIEW, NJ - I. Weiss announced that after operating in Long Island City, N.Y. for the past 28 years, the company is moving its operations to a facility with more elbow room - and headroom as well - in Fairview, N.J. Read More...

Milos Structure Supports Restaurant Opening in Bangkok

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• May 11, 2010
BANGKOK - P. Audio's recently-acquired Milos MR3 roofing system was used to stage opening festivities for the Red Ant restaurant near Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi airport. Read More...

AV Stumpfl USA Names Salitek Distributor of Wings Platinum 4 in North America

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• May 10, 2010
ELMHURST, IL - AV Stumpfl USA Corp., distributors of Monoblox and Vario mobile projection screens, named Salitek Inc. the exclusive distribution of Wings Platinum 4 in North America. Wings Platinum 4 integrates multi display software with AV Stumpfl Media Server hardware for a video wall processing solution. Read More...

Auerbach Pollock Friedlander Completes CityCenter Projects

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• May 10, 2010
LAS VEGAS - Auerbach Pollock Friedlander and Auerbach Glasow French recently completed theatre design and consulting work on three venues at Las Vegas CityCenter's ARIA Resort & Casino: Viva ELVIS by Cirque du Soleil, the ARIA Convention Center and the Haze Nightclub. Read More...
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