Infographic: The Goal of GHS

Over 5,000 U.S. workplaces employing 43 million workers have environments that could expose workers hazardous chemicals. The Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS), a system for standardizing the labeling and classification of chemicals around the world, creates a common framework to help reduce confusion surrounding these chemicals. “The overall goal of GHS is to have the same set of hazardous material classification standards used around the world to enhance protection of human health and environmental awareness,” states the new infographic from Graphic Products, “What is GHS?” With OSHA’s new hazcom standard in place, the United States is currently in a 3-year transition period leading up to […]

Barco launches 4K digital post-production projector

Barco DP4KP 4k digital projector A feature specifically created for the post-production community is the dedicated Communicator software, which provides greater control over the colour space, enables colour correction per eye for 3D content, and offers powerful input analysis. The DP4K-P comes with a dedicated 4K (4 x 3Gb/s) input board, which enables playback of native 4K content. Its colour filter creates a wide gamut, considerably wider than the current DCI/SMPTE recommended colour space, to accurately match colours to any colour gamut. The dedicated Communicator software has been revamped in co-operation with Barco’s long-term partners in the industry. The overall look and feel of the interface has been adapted to […]

Haivision introduces Mantaray digital signage player

Designed for networks that scale, CoolSign and Mantaray offer stadiums, universities, and global corporations content management, dynamic data, and scheduling. Mantaray incorporates CoolSign’s DataWatcher technology for real-time and automated information updates and supports player-level scheduling, multiple regions, smooth tickers, full-motion 1080p60 video playout, and wired or wireless network connections. Using Mantaray, CoolSign network administrators get real-time playout feedback, playlogs, and can manage and upgrade players remotely. Your Comment Cancel reply

Meyer Sound Constellation gives the right punch to Rocky – Das Musical

With an investment of nearly $20 million by Germany’s Stage Entertainment GmbH, Rocky is staged in Hamburg’s 1,400-seat Operettenhaus, a Stage Entertainment-owned theatre. “I started discussing Constellation with technical management at Stage Entertainment early in the project,” says sound designer Peter Hylenski. “As the design for the show came together, it quickly became evident that Constellation would be playing not only a technical role in enhancing room sound, but also an artistic role by providing enhanced ‘environments’ to match specific locales in the story.” According to Hylenski, the Constellation system realises a dramatic, two-fold enhancement of his sound design. “As an acoustic enhancement system, even the slightest addition seems to […]

Extron announces new EDID emulator for HDMI

Pre-stored EDID is communicated to the source based on a user-selected resolution and refresh rate. Alternatively, the EDID 101H can be set to capture and store EDID information when connected to a display. An HPD – Hot Plug Detect port provides control for remote cameras and other signal sources that require a periodic HPD trigger. “Problems with EDID communication between devices have become a major headache for AV integrators,” says Casey Hall, VP of sales and marketing for Extron. “The EDID 101H solves these problems by ensuring that EDID information is properly communicated between the HDMI source and display.” The EDID 101H joins the EDID 101 Series of EDID emulators, […]

Electrosonic upgrades 12-screen videowall at L.A. traffic facility

Caltrans District 7 traffic facility in Los Angeles “Caltrans District 7 has more than 400 cameras on the highways of Los Angeles and Ventura counties,” says Electrosonic project manager Guy Fronte. “They can review camera feeds 24/7 in the facility and when there’s a traffic event – road damage or an accident – they can magnify that feed on the videowall. The videowall is integral to 24-hour traffic management.” The existing videowall comprises a 12-screen centre unit in a 4×3 configuration flanked by a pair of 6-screen 3×2 units. The wall features 80in diagonal screens in the centre and 52in screens on the sides. The standard format of the wall […]

McLane Foodservice Inc. lowered the cost of training and increased productivity with PureSafety Safety Management System

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