Kinesys Launches Redesigned Website

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Kinesys New Website Launch duoAutomation manufacturer Kinesys has launched a new website at www.kinesys.co.uk  and www.kinesysusa.com.

Designed to be stylish with a highly visual and contemporary environment, it reflects the brand’s identity and reputation for innovation and imagination, according to the company. It will be a key communications hub for Kinesys clients, end-users, technicians and anyone wanting to discover more about the company and its products and services.

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Drifter Rigging Launches New Website

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Drifter rigging webFollowing its launch in 2017, Toronto’s Drifter Rigging has launched its new website at www.drifterrigging.com.

Drifter Rigging is an automation rental house that specializes in touring, arena and event rigging, and load monitoring. Production veteran Mark “Drifter” Desloges has launched the company in the spring 2017 with the aim of offering the Canadian market access to the most widely used automation products for mid- to higher-range productions. The company’s first formal job was the extensive automation for the 2017 Calgary Stampede Grandstand stage, featuring Drifter Rigging’s Elevation 1+ variable speed chain hoists and Libra load cells. Additionally, in early July, Drifter Rigging and Kinesys USA hosted a Demo Day at Christie Lites’ Toronto location that featured the first North American deployment of Kinesys’ brand new Apex system.

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ETCP Launches Redesigned Website

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

ETCP webThe Entertainment Technician Certification Program (ETCP) is pleased to announce the launch of a new, redesigned version of its website at  etcp.esta.org. Key features of the site include a cleaner and more modern design and a more engaging user experience with enhanced search and navigation.

The site’s refreshed and simplified look, combined with enriched content, improved search functionality, and optimization for mobile devices allows users to better interact with ETCP, according the organization.

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A.C.T Lighting Launches Redesigned Customer Support Hub

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Screen Shot 2017-02-23 at 2.54.43 PM (2)A.C.T Lighting, Inc. has redesigned the customer Support Hub on the company’s website (www.actlighting.com) creating a single, centralized resource for all online support needs.

“Our new Support Hub is better organized, has a cleaner layout than our previous support page and is now searchable,” says Will Murphy, director of software support and development at A.C.T Lighting.  “The Support Hub is the central point for learning about our products and how they work.  It’s easy to navigate there from our home page, and quick and easy to use once you get there.”

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Westbury National Revamps Web Presence

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Westbury National, a Toronto-based show services and AV systems integration firm, has launched a fully redesigned company website. Accessible at www.westbury.com, the company’s primary goal for this site is to better communicate its many service offerings to both new and existing clients and showcase the work of the company’s Show Services and Systems Integration divisions.

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Music Books Plus Launches New Website

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

The new website includes over 13,000 titles including an extensive variety of new products. It features improved navigation, expanded search capabilities, improved checkout, faster access speed and a fresh, updated design. It has also been optimized for mobile browsers.

Music Books Plus is operated by Norris-Whitney Communications Inc., publishers of Canadian Musician, Canadian Music Trade, Professional Sound, Professsional Lighting & Production and Music Directory Canada.

Visit the Music Books Plus website at www.musicbooksplus.com , For more information, contact: Maureen Jack, mjack@nor.com, 905-641-0552, FAX: 888-665-1307.

Robe For Parklife

Friday, February 19th, 2010

Clifton Productions supplied moving lights for the Melbourne event with stage designs by Fuzzy Events and Parklife’s national lighting designer, Davyd Williams. This production was managed by local production manager Adam Gibson in conjunction with national producer, Josh Chapman. Over 90 Robe fixtures were utilised across  four stages, with Parklife featuring its Earth, Wind, Fire & Water themed arenas and stages.

The Water Stage hosted big names like Empire of the Sun, La Roux, Kaskade and Chardy. Twelve Robe ColorWash 700E ATs, 20 Robe ColorSpot 700E ATs and two Robe Fog 1500 FT smoke machines were rigged on truss verticals, front and mid stage trusses.

All fixtures were driven by a grandMA console. Lighting designs for “Empire of the Sun” were created by LD Hugh Toranto, and for the rest of the festival the rig was operated by Matt Hansen from MPH.

The Air Stage was the second largest stage where the line-up included  MSTRKRFT, Crystal Castles, Tiga, and Autokratz. Lighting was operated by LD Justin Ogge (aka ‘netball skirt’) for the whole of the festival and LD Jack Davies for “Crystal Castles” designed the stage layout. The Robe rig was hung on wave shaped trusses with verticals, consisting of 14 Robe ColorSpot 700E ATs, four Robe ColorWash 2500E ATs, and Robe Fog 1500 FT smoke machines, along with a selection of LED fixtures and panels. All lightsources were controlled with another grandMA.

System tech Matt Downs from Clifton Productions, says, “Parklife Melbourne was again sold out as we knew it would be. The Robe’s performance throughout the event was ‘faultless’ and everyone was happy with how reliable the fixtures are, even when used relentlessly for hours on end in an extremely tough operating environment!”