Jubilee Celebrations, London
Product: Projections and searchlights
Supplier: EMF Technology, 020 8003 3344, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.emftechnology.co.uk
Details: EMF was proud to be involved supplying video projection mapping services for the Queens 70th Jubilee weekend. The company was contracted to supply large scale technical video projections and searchlights across the façade of Royal Horse Guards Parade, London
Using three, 30,000 lumens Christie projectors, EMF created blended video mapped projections across the façade of Royal Horse Guard Parade. Nine high powered searchlights were also used to complement the Jubilee events at Horse Guard Parade and Buckingham Palace.
The artwork was created in-house by EMF’s content producers to the clients requirements.
Due to the sensitive nature of the locations, all equipment had to be placed within a high security area, which created a few challenges, but luckily the team is experienced at
challenging and innovative events.
Goodwood Estate, West Sussex
Product: iCONIC 100 mobile LED screen
Supplier: ADI, 0800 592 346, www.adi.tv
Details: For the world-famous Goodwood Festival of Speed, ADI supplied a site-wide mobile LED solution to help engage, entertain and inform the thousands of visitors that attended. For the 2019 event this included a large, high resolution 100m mobile screen for Sky’s outdoor cinema, with ADI specifying the ideal display for the audience size and viewing distance, along with audio and technical support.
The venue is set in 12,000 acres of West Sussex countryside and plays host to some of the UK’s most prestigious live outdoor events including Goodwood Revival and Qatar Goodwood Festival.
ADI’s iCONIC range of mobile LED screens feature at outdoor cinemas and live events across the UK, providing cost-effective, yet high impact solutions that boast swift set-up times and unrivalled stability. ADI has worked on outdoor cinema projects at a variety of venues including Castle Howard, Loch Lomond, Lytham Beach, Alnwick Castle and Trafalgar Square.
Feedback: ADI has worked with Goodwood for over five years to supply large LED screens to suit particular event concepts and activations across the site. By working with ADI, Goodwood has access to the world’s largest, highest resolution fleet of mobile LED screens, in addition to ancillary services like video distribution, production, outside broadcast and branding that help deliver a seamless event.
Coombe Abbey, Warwickshire
Product: IMA 150 indirect oil fired heater for the main marquee and an IMA 61 heater for the marquee extension
Supplier: Thermobile, 02476 357960, www.thermobile.co.uk
Details: Coombe Abbey’s large semi-permanent marquee from Umbravilia Marquees has a seating capacity of 500 and, at 45x15m (plus extension), requires some thought as to how to heat. Following a consultation with the venue owners, Thermobile recommended overhead heat blown in through a clear PVC duct, which prevented hot spots and provided the circulation of warm air. Exit holes were positioned in the duct to direct the hot air evenly around the large structure.
The indirect oil fired heaters selected for both the main marquee and the extension offered efficient use of fuel with consumption of 14.8 litres per hour and 6.5 litres per hour respectively.
Customer Feedback: “We have worked with Thermobile for 15 years so were very confident in taking advice from them for heating this area. The structure is in use 52 weeks of the year so it is important guests are comfortable throughout the colder months. The heaters have been reliable with excellent digital information to monitor output air temperature, and technical advice is readily available and much appreciated.”
Drive-through Cinema, Beaconsfield
Product: 1,208 Euromats
Supplier: All Weather Access, 01371 700510, email@example.com, www.all-weatheraccess.co.uk
Details: The popularity for drive-through cinema has soared in recent months, with products from All Weather Access proving popular among organisers. All Weather Access’s temporary roadway is part of the basic infrastructure required for such events, enabling cars to traverse the grass fields such events are invariably located in.
All Weather Access was contacted by an events company regarding a specific site in Beaconsfield – a grass field by a motorway. Operations manager, Dudley, attended the site and assisted with the creation of a workable layout and plan for the enormous cinema ensuring safe vehicle flow in and out and avoiding anyone getting stuck.
The client decided on medium duty Euromats. This gave a cost saving over the alternative Tufftrak roadway and was more than adequate for the traffic which would be cars rather than heavier vehicles. Euromats can also be moved by hand if required, allowing for last minute alterations if necessary.
The 1,208 Euromats were installed over two days and were left down for just over four weeks. This enabled the events company to squeeze in a staggering amount of evening film viewings, which really did help the financial viability of the project.
Feedback: The company were extremely pleased with the products All Weather Access supplied and the team’s work ethic and professionalism. They hope to use its services again in the future.
Self-powered Solar Lighting Tower
MHM Group’s innovative Street-Lite is a standalone, self-powered solar lighting tower, that is completely diesel and engine free. Developed to reduce carbon emissions and energy consumption at events across the UK, the Street-Lite is very simple to use and easy to set up.
The lighting tower features an integrated AGM (absorbed glass mat) sealed-led battery and has no complicated wiring or fixings. The battery is charged via its high-efficiency solar panel which will operate in most weather conditions. Uniquely, the Street-Lite is fitted with an automatic movement sensor that dims the light when it detects no movement and increases light coverage when motion reappears, for safety and improved surveillance.
The Street-Lite’s batteries are charged via a 175kW solar panel and can run up to 13 hours in a single charge. The lighting tower has many of the attributes of a standard diesel-powered set, with the exception that it runs entirely from a combination of solar/battery power.
Zero Waste Flexible Event Structures
CORE Bar and Event Hire
0845 299 6499
The MESR-Technic structure from CORE Bar and Event Hire takes advantage of the extensive benefits of carbon fibre and carbon fibre composite materials. Create structures for almost any outdoor or even indoor event, with multiple levels and numerous shapes and configurations.
Infinite flexibility means endless possibilities. These structures are modular and adaptable, light enough to be transported and assembled by a small team, yet strong enough to provide a festival stand or community space for those events that need it most. Fully assembled within a few hours, MESR-Technic provides quick and safe solutions with a zero waste philosophy.