Compass RMS simplifies real-time monitoring

RMS server and laptop Building on Meyer Sound’s remote monitoring technology, the new Compass RMS system features the RMServerT, the purpose-built network hardware that communicates loudspeaker performance data over Ethernet and twisted-pair network. The control interface is now fully integrated into the CompassR 3.0 software, which supports both Mac and Windows. Compass 3.0 also serves as the user interface for the GalileoR loudspeaker management system and the CALT column array loudspeaker. With the control interface moved to Compass 3.0, users of Compass RMS can perform mute, solo, and wink ID functions and monitor more than a dozen parameters much more efficiently. These parameters include peak amplifier power and voltage, average […]

OSHA Final Rule Extends Cranes and Derricks Standard to Include Underground Construction, Demolition

A new OSHA final rule published in the Federal Register extends the August 2010 cranes and derricks in construction standard to include demolition work and underground construction. The final rule goes into effect on May 23. According to OSHA, the rule will protect construction workers from hazards associated with hoisting equipment. It applies the same crane rules to underground construction and demolition that already are being used by other construction sectors. Additionally, the final rule streamlines OSHA’s standards by eliminating the separate cranes and derricks standard currently used for underground and demolition work. The rule also corrects errors made to the underground construction and demolition standards in the 2010 rulemaking. […]

Washington State Ceremony on April 23 Marks Workers’ Memorial Day

A young fisherman, a veteran truck driver, a bridge painter and an office manager working at her desk – these are among the 66 people who will be honored this year at the 2013 Worker Memorial Day ceremony on April 23 in Tumwater, Wash. The parents, spouses, children and other relatives of those who died from a job-related illness or injury last year have all been invited to the Department of Labor & Industries’ (L&I) annual Worker Memorial Day ceremony. “Worker Memorial Day is a somber reminder that there is still much work to do to make sure every worker in Washington returns home safely at the end of the […]

Washington State Ceremony on April 23 Marks Workers’ Memorial Day

A young fisherman, a veteran truck driver, a bridge painter and an office manager working at her desk – these are among the 66 people who will be honored this year at the 2013 Worker Memorial Day ceremony on April 23 in Tumwater, Wash. The parents, spouses, children and other relatives of those who died from a job-related illness or injury last year have all been invited to the Department of Labor & Industries’ (L&I) annual Worker Memorial Day ceremony. “Worker Memorial Day is a somber reminder that there is still much work to do to make sure every worker in Washington returns home safely at the end of the […]

Amscreen hires new commercial director

Paul Atherton – Amscreen’s new Commercial Director Atherton, who was also previously Group Sales Director of Mamas & Papas and Global Sales Director at Breville, will be instrumental in further growing the digital signage company and cementing its position as a key industry player. He will report directly to co mpany CEO Simon Sugar in a business stream devoted to distributing digital signage solutions. With the recent addition of new screen sizes to the portfolio, Amscreen offers a variety of low-cost scalable digital signage solutions and provides a “one stop shop”, developing its own plug and play technology, cloud-based software and managed services. Your Comment Cancel reply

RH Consulting strengthens team with new recruits

Stuart Gillan – RH Consulting’s new Design Consultant Stuart Gillan, an audio professional with over thirty years’ experience in live touring, location music recording, location tv/film and broadcast post-production, will be focusing mainly on system design, while Henny Schuett, a native German speaker, will be joining RH Consulting on a part-time basis, concentrating mainly on projects in the German market. Since 1997 Gillan has moved gradually towards consulting and audio design work, focusing exclusively on those activities for the last few years. His past experience in outside broadcast, audio engineering and sound recording combines an understanding of operational requirements and logistics with technical knowledge to offer project solutions that are […]

TAIT/FTSI take Gangnam Style star to new heights

Pop star Psy flies with TAIT/FTSI at the helm Amidst the glow of light sticks being waved by 80,000 fans,  TAIT/FTSI’s automation team utilised the Navigator Control System to program 3 separate flight patterns, each ranging about five minutes in length. The area for performer flying had a perimeter of 91.4m by 121.9m, with an elevation peak of 22.9mft high. The feat, viewed by the more than 150,000 online viewers across the globe, was achieved following just three days of programming and one day of rehearsals, leading up to opening night. Your Comment Cancel reply

Integer launches virtual store Wi Sh

Integer’s Wi Sh Wi Sh is being brought to market in the UK by Integer in partnership with VIVID Digital Retail, a technology business delivering digital solutions for visual communication within Retail. Wi Sh  is a full-blown virtual store, open 24/7.  The technology gives a platform for retailers to provide their shoppers with a new shopping experience. Whether through doubling a store’s footprint overnight via pop-up Wi Sh retail, or offering shoppers access to exclusives such as ‘buy from the catwalk’, or curating social media content for ‘daily recommendations’, there many ways Wi Sh can be used. Clare Cryer, MD of Integer London said: “As part of the shopper marketing […]

Integer launches virtual store Wi \ Sh

Integer’s Wi \Sh Wi \ Sh is being brought to market in the UK by Integer in partnership with VIVID Digital Retail, a technology business delivering digital solutions for visual communication within Retail. Wi \ Sh  is a full-blown virtual store, open 24/7.  The technology gives a platform for retailers to provide their shoppers with a new shopping experience. Whether through doubling a store’s footprint overnight via pop-up Wi \ Sh retail, or offering shoppers access to exclusives such as ‘buy from the catwalk’, or curating social media content for ‘daily recommendations’, there many ways Wi \ Sh can be used. Clare Cryer, MD of Integer London said: “As part […]

Earth Day 2013: Pick Five for a Healthier Planet

In honor of Earth Day this April 22 and beyond, EPA urges the public to make simple steps to help protect our environment. The “Pick 5” initiative highlights the actions citizens can take in the categories of water, air, land, energy, waste and advocacy. “On Earth Day, EPA reaches out to people of every age, race and economic status to ‘own’ the environment, to commit to environmental protection as one of your top priorities,” states EPA’s Earth Day Web site. “Why is this important? Because many people don’t see ‘environmentalism’ as an important issue in their lives. When actually having clean air to breathe, water to drink, and a neighborhood […]