Crestron adds 60m of wireless control in the latest addition to touchpanel range

Crestron TST-600 touchpanel Featuring a 5.7in capacitive touch screen, extended-range dual-mode RF/WiFi wireless capability, Smart Graphics, Rava SIP Intercom, lithium ion battery, H.264 streaming video and optional backlit pushbuttons, TST-600 can control entertainment, lighting, climate, blinds, AV presentations and more throughout any space up to 60 metres. TST-600 is fully compatible with older TPS docking stations, wireless gateways and other accessories. TST-600 ensures a dependable wireless connection by using Dual-Mode wireless capabilities, a combination of Crestron Extended Range 2.4 GHz RF (ER) and Wi-Fi wireless technologies. ER wireless communications enable control with true feedback using buttons, sliders, knobs, gauges and dynamic text. While TST-600 can be used with ER alone, […]

120m high projection at the Vendée Globe awards ceremony

The hour-and-a-half ceremony included lights, music, video and fireworks. AMP Visual TV, Vendée Globe’s AV provider, was executive producer of the event and GL Events provided the video processing and projection to screens. GL Events relied on Kshow for the media processing for the entire ceremony. They used six synchronised Kshow Pro appliances (with timecode, framelock and genlock) and 11 projectors (some using dual projector stacking) to display digital content on three large projection screens, one of them of 120 x 16 meters. Kshow sent additional media to two LED screens on the stage. Your Comment Cancel reply

AIHce 2013: Measuring Safety Performance with Leading Indicators

John Leyland, president of Safety Performance Services, opened his session at the American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Expo (AIHce) in Montreal with a true story of a workplace tragedy that took place decades ago: On a morning like any other, a husband and father went to his job at an electrical utility. But on this day, he made contact with a high-voltage line and landed in the hospital. Two days later, he died, leaving his wife a widow and his 5-year-old son fatherless. “No mother or father or brother or sister should have to do go through that experience,” Leyland said. “That’s why what we [EHS leaders] do what we […]