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Da-Lite Achieves InfoComm’s Emerald AVSP Designation

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• February 24, 2010
WARSAW, IN - Da-Lite Screen Company has qualified as an InfoComm International Emerald Audio Visual Solutions Provider (AVSP), a mark of distinction given to companies with sales, customer service and technical staff attaining who have achieved InfoComm Certification and have completed relevant course work from InfoComm Academy. Read More...

Gearhouse SA Revs Up “Top Gear Live”

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 24, 2010
JOHANNESBURG - For the fourth year running, Gearhouse South Africa supplied technical infrastructure to Top Gear Live, a live version of the quirky TV show for motor vehicle enthusiasts, which visited South Africa as part of its world tour. Read More...

Mumja Club Reopens with MAC 250 Beam, smartMAC Fixtures

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• February 24, 2010
TIRANA, Albania - Mumja Club, a 600-capacity club featuring an international roster of DJs and live music performances, reopened recently with new lighting gear including MAC 250 Beam and smartMAC moving heads from Martin Professional. Read More...

White Light Showcases New Technology

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 24, 2010
LONDON - White Light's New Technology Showcase, held recently at the Central School of Speech and Drama's Embassy Theatre, gave lighting designers and technicians the chance to check out a variety of buzz-worthy gear without, White Light said, a whole lot of pressure to buy anything. Read More...

Vancouver Crowd Surge Injures 19, Outdoor Rock Show Cancelled

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• February 24, 2010
VANCOUVER, BC - A crowd surge during a free Olympic rock concert produced by Live Nation Feb. 16 resulted in the collapse of a front barricade and 19 injuries, nine of which required hospitalization, according to City of Vancouver officials. Read More...

ETC Selador LEDs Used for Climate Change Summit

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 24, 2010
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - ETC's Selador Series LED lighting fixtures minimize warming - locally, for performers onstage, and perhaps globally as well - so it was appropriate that they were used at December 2009's COP15 climate change summit. Read More...

Music City Lab Showcases Lighting, Video and Control Products

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• February 24, 2010
NASHVILLE, TN - Touring artists, production managers and lighting designers can now get a hands-on look at new lighting and control products from Elation Professional at Music City Lab, courtesy of Theatrical Lighting Systems, Inc. (TLS, Inc.), along with other lighting, video and control products. Read More...

PRG Provides Lighting, Crew for The Who’s Halftime Show

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• February 23, 2010
MIAMI - Production Resource Group (PRG) provided the lighting package and crew for the Bridgestone Super Bowl XLIV Halftime Show featuring The Who at Sun Life Stadium. Known as one of the most intense 12 minutes in live entertainment - and with no time-outs allowed - it required months of hard work and collaboration. Read More...

Leviton Expands with New Presence in India

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• February 23, 2010
BANGALORE, India - Leviton Manufacturing Company, which expanded last year to Dubai, U.A.E., announced another expansion, this time to India, with a main office in Bangalore and satellite offices in New Delhi and Mumbai. Read More...

Stageline Mobile Stages Supported Olympics Torch Relay

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• February 22, 2010
VANCOUVER, BC - The Olympic Torch Relay was a 106-day trek with the torch across Canada and back prior to the 2010 Winter Olympics opening ceremonies in Vancouver, B.C. Two Stageline SL260 mobile stages accompanied the torch on its 45,000km (about 28,000 miles) journey, leaving Victoria, B.C. on Oct. 30 and returning to Vancouver's BC Place on Feb. 12. Read More...

The Brits 2010 Expands with XL Video-Supplied Visuals

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 22, 2010
LONDON - The 30th annual Brit Awards took place recently at Earls Court,  hosted by comedian Peter Kay and broadcast live on ITV 1. For the ninth consecutive year, XL Video provided LED screens, projection, PPU, camera system and playback content management. Read More...

Panasonic Updates Angel Stadium with HD Display Systems

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• February 22, 2010
ANAHEIM, CA - Angel Stadium is upgrading the visuals available to fans who recently cheered the Los Angeles Angels on to their third straight American League Western division title with HD display systems from Panasonic, continuing the installation that was underway during the 2009 season. Read More...

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