Wednesday, October 1st, 2014


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Robe Pulls Some Strings at Lutkovno Gledališče

Maribor’s Lutkovno Gledališče (Puppet Theatre) sits on the fabulous site of an old Minorite monastery dating back to 1271, nestling down by the Drava River in Slovenia’s picturesque second city. The transformation into the bustling performance space is a meticulously stylish integration of contemporary cool with ecclesiastical history offering a main performance space (Veliki Oder) […]

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Robe Adds Atmosphere to Grand Opening for New SLS Las Vegas

The hip new $415 million 1613 room SLS Las Vegas hotel opened in a blaze of glory on the former site of the Sahara – one of the city’s iconic gaming culture landmarks – complete with a special gala event staged in the pool area, headlined by rapper Iggy Azalea and lit by Axis deBruyn. […]

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Robe Provides A Splendit Solution for Normal People

Splendit is a Belgian lighting and sound rental company based in Liedekerke and headed by Marijn Broeckaert, who has a great passion for the industry and is also an LD / programmer in his own right. He formed the company in 2007 with the ambition of becoming a premium equipment supplier to top-end professional production […]

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Painting With Light Helps Celebrate 25 Years of VTM

Belgian commercial TV channel VTM (Vlaamse Televisie Maatschappij) celebrated 25 years of success in an amazing son et lumière spectacular staged on the beach at Nieuwpoort, which was attended by 17,000 people who were dazzled by the visual impact and audacity of the production. Lighting was designed by Painting With Light’s Luc Peumans, who has […]

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CLD Announces Merger with Iberian Lighting

Hastings, Sussex, UK based lamp and LED lighting specialist CLD Distribution has taken a major shareholding in bespoke lighting manufacturer Iberian Lighting – also based in Hastings – in a dynamic merger that unites CLD’s rapid expansion into LED lighting technology with Iberian’s vast experience in the design of specialist commercial and architectural products. Iberian, […]

Photo caption : L - R Elie Battah (General Manager, ROBE Middle East Trading LLC), Roger Bakhos (Owner, La Production) and Elie Harfouche (Chief Technician, La Production)

La Production Invests in Robe

La Production is one of the top rental and technical solutions providers in Lebanon. Headed by Roger Bakhos and based in Hazmieh a dynamic suburb of the lively, edgy metropolis of Beirut, the company works all across the Arab states as well as parts of Europe including Greece and Spain. They have recently made a […]

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Felix Lighting Invests in Robe CycFX 8s

California based sales and rental company Felix Lighting – headquartered in Los Angeles with a recently opened office in San Francisco – has added 40 x Robe ROBIN CycFX 8 moving LED batten fixtures to its rental stock, which also includes Robe Pointes. The CycFx 8s were initially purchased for the Sunday Night Football introduction […]

XL Video Launches New Global Website

XL Video is excited to announce the launch of its new multilingual, multi-country website. Working with Eindhoven-based digital agency, Beachhead, the site has been developed over several months in line with XL’s group strategy. The detailed specification for the website was created by a team with input from all XL’s offices worldwide and included the […]

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Colour Sound Lights Creamfields 2014 Outdoor Stages

West London based lighting and visual rental specialist Colour Sound Experiment supplied over 550 moving lights plus hundreds of other lighting fixtures, rigging and trussing – including for the video elements – to the North and South open air stages at the 2014 Creamfields EDM extravaganza, staged at Daresbury Estate, Near Warrington. Colour Sound’s team […]

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XL Video Supplies 2200 Square Metres of LED screen to Creamfields

XL Video continued its record breaking summer streak supplying over 2000 square metres of LED screen plus control and crew across eight stages and arenas at the UK’s biggest and highest profile EDM event, Creamfields, staged on Daresbusy Estate near Warrington over the August Bank holiday weekend. It was the largest amount of screen supplied […]

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XL for Massive Attack Summer Tour

XL Video renewed its highly productive long term working relationship with Massive Attack, supplying LED screens and d3 media servers for the band’s recent festival tour which featured a video concept co-designed by UVA and Icarus Wilson-Wright in conjunction with the band’s 3D (Robert Del Naja). Massive Attack are well known for their innovative and […]

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Lock Up & Dance for Colour Sound at 2104 Reading and Leeds Festivals

London UK based lighting and visuals rental company Colour Sound Experiment supplied lighting to Festival Republic for several stages at the 2014 Reading and Leeds festivals – Lock Up, Dance, BBC Introducing, Silent Disco 1 & 2, Piccadilly Party, the Action Aid and Oxfam tents plus all of EBCs Bars – plus LED screen for […]