International News

Triple E Constructs a ModTruss Future at London’s Event Production Show

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

UK – Triple E, the exclusive European distributor of the revolutionary ‘universal construction system’ ModTruss, is showcasing the award-winning product at this year’s Event Production Show in London. The company will exhibit the lightweight aluminum truss system, which offers practically limitless configurations and applications, on Stand F58E at London’s Olympia on 1st and 2nd March. Often described as 'full size Meccano' by its users, ModTruss won Engineering Product of the Year at the ABTT Theatre Awards in 2015.

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Wargaming Fest LDs Add Intensity for Moscow Event with Claypaky Fixtures

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

MOSCOW - An exclusive Claypaky rig of almost 300 moving-head fixtures delivered the high-impact lighting for international game developer and publisher Wargaming Group's highly anticipated debut video game event 'Wargaming Fest' in Moscow's Expocentre. Production and lighting designers Maxim Martynov and Jevgenij Juhnevich of Moscow-based production company MAX \ MAX Productions specified 81 x Claypaky Sharpy, 56 x Claypaky Stormy CC, 46 x Claypaky Mythos, 22 x Claypaky Alpha Profile 1500 and 76 x Claypaky A.leda B-EYE K20 supplied by Russian rental outfits Arlecchino Techno and MF Group.

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More than 170 Robe moving lights are used. Photo by Louise Stickland
More than 170 Robe moving lights are used. Photo by Louise Stickland

Holiday on Ice 'Time' Show Tours Europe with Robe Lighting Fixtures

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

AMSTERDAM — Jeffrey Goes from Amsterdam based creative design practice Live Legends is making use of more than 170 Robe moving lights for the The Holiday on Ice ‘Time’ show, now touring through Europe. The fixtures complement Live Legend’s video looks, inflatable set elements and a moving bridge for the show, which features a variety of genres of music.

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Robe Celebrates Singapore Chingay Spectacle

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

SINGAPORE - Over 400 Robe moving lights boosted the magic and spectacle of the 45th Singapore Chingay Parade to celebrate Chinese New Year – The Year of the Rooster. Javier Tan’s colorful high-impact lighting design matched the glamour, glitz and exuberance of the high profile public event, featuring an ebullient cast of 8000, creatively directed by Fan Dong Kai and staged at the F1 Pit Building in the city center. The glittering show was organized by the People’s Association (PA).

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Spotlight on MILOS Roofs –2nd video released by the Area Four Industries Company

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

MILOS has released the 2nd video as part of its three-month spotlight on MILOS Roofs  running from 1 January – 31 March. In this second video of a four video series, Area Four Industries Technical Director Norbert Tripp focuses on some background information about wind and the resulting loads on roof structures. Since this is a complex matter, Norbert touches on some basics, such as the relationship between wind speed and wind pressure, as well as the behavior of canopies under wind loads. The often misunderstood self-weight of structures is also covered.

Click here to watch the second MILOS Roofs video www.youtube.com/watch?v=hQMeKFDpq3A 

Protec’s Rapid Reaction to Inauguration in Jubail

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

SAUDI ARABIA - As part of the inauguration ceremony of SADARA and SATORP, Protec provided audio, video, lighting and robotics at the King Abdullah Cultural Centre, Al Jubail in Saudi Arabia.  Attended by King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and a number of government dignitaries, these celebrated new infrastructure projects by the Sadara Chemical Company (Sadara) and the Saudi Aramco Total Refining and Petrochemical Co (Satorp).  

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Adam Hall Group Expands Event Tech Solutions Portfolio with Riggatec Brand

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

GERMANY - As of February 15th, the Adam Hall Group will be adding a new name to its family of brands within its event technology solutions portfolio – Riggatec. The range expansion with Riggatec will allow the Adam Hall Group to offer non-exclusively worldwide a comprehensive portfolio of high-quality rigging products at a competitive price point for the stage and event sector.

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Afrikaans is Groot photo by Duncan Riley
Afrikaans is Groot photo by Duncan Riley

'Afrikaans is Groot' Production in South Africa Lit with Robe Spiiders and Spikies

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

PRETORIA, South Africa — For Afrikaans is Groot, a multi-artist music spectacular, Joshua Cutts of Visual Frontier and Chris Bolton of Keystone Productions teamed up for a lighting design that made use of close to 160 Robe moving lights, including the company’s new Spiider and Spikie fixtures..

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Total Show Pro Goes with Robe

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

MERIDA, MX. - Merida, the capital of Yucatan State in Mexico is a thriving, buzzing hub of culture and industry, rich with Mayan and Colonial –- Spanish, French and British – heritage and a lively contemporary arts and live performance scene, lots of greenery and arguably, the best ice cream in Mexico! Based on the north west of this picturesque city is Total Show Pro, a full technical production company delivering lighting, sound, video and staging - design and equipment - founded by Claudio Pasos four years ago.

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