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Filter News July 2011

The Industry Moves Like the Wind

And the wind brings in a new year - Financially speaking. DiGiCo has taken Australia by storm with consoles flying out the door. Nexo continues to make its way into venues around the country while the touring circuit continues to sing the praises of the Nexo range. RCF decided it was time you could paint a speaker yourself if you wanted to, Xilica and Camco power so many systems in the background you'd think they were the puppet masters of the audio world and Quest... Well Quest has pulled out a very special something with its cutting edge HPI rigging system. Dig in!

We've Become More Social!

If you know us personally, you'd imagine that'd be hard to do but we've hit Facebook. Visit Us!

The MCEC Install Video

Watch the new video on Rutledge Engineering's Melbourne Convention & Entertainment Centre installation here!

It Just Keeps Coming...

Nexo Installed in a Chinese Laundry?

Dirty clothes? Maybe the Chinese laundry can sort it out... Well, not really. For across the long standing and credible Sydney club scene, the term Chinese Laundry is synonymous with quality clubbing and has a true veteran standing. Located on the...

Linkx Comes to Group Technologies with Sound Field Solutions

Group Technologies is delighted to announce their exclusive Australian distributorship of Linkx Sound Field Systems. The Linkx range of products delivers an innovative solution geared towards educational facilities where the audibility of the teacher at...

Mixed Martial Arts Snaps Up Nexo

Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) has skyrocketed in popularity over the past decade and the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) would have to be the biggest perpetuator of the movement. The chance to see some of the world's best fighters duke it out in full contact...

DiGiCo Wins Queen's Award for Enterprise

Digital mixing console manufacturer DiGiCo has been awarded the Queen's Award for Enterprise in the International Trade category. This is the first time DiGiCo has won the award in this category, having previously received an award in 2005 in the Innovation...

RCF TTL11A Setup Video

The TTL11A system is composed by to column arrays. The TTL11A-H for the Mid-High area and the TTL11A-B for the Low Frequencies. To applications were you need more power for the Low Frequencies the system can be added with the TTS-26A subwoofer...

Roxanne Parlour Is Taken By Nexo

To keep on the cutting edge of music these days is certainly a full time gig. Fusion styles and mashes of sub-genres are constantly evolving with waves of musical movements regularly washing over the music loving globe. Being at this side of the pond...

Humantechnik Flies with Qantas

Melbourne based Stelatel Communications recently completed several induction loop installations for Qantas lounges around Australia. The Humantechnik Proloop DCC amplifiers were chosen due to their large coverage (up to 800m2 and 25 A RMS output) as well as...

Nothing's Too Weird For Nexo

The accordion wielding bandit and world's most recognised parody artist Weird Al hit Aussie shores with a long overdue tour; entertaining fans with his unique brand of musical satire. Weird Al has been doing his thing for over thirty years taking out three Grammies...

RCF Releases Paintable Wall Speaker

The new PLF 30 is an extremely compact ceiling speaker suitable for applications where a quality speaker is required with limited installation space and virtually zero visual impact. The PLF 30 is a flush-mount 3" ceiling loudspeaker complete with an internal...

Nexo and the Great Pharaoh

Melbourne Museum is currently exhibiting 'Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs', a mind blowing display of artefacts from Tutankhamun's tomb direct from Egypt. Kieran Lang, AV Production Manager for Melbourne Museum, utilised the help...

DiGiCo SD8 SE

DiGiCo brings its wealth of experience to the broadcast industry and, once again, pushes the boundaries of digital mixing to the limit. The new SD10B is a broadcast specific console, boasting features and benefits that distinguish it from every other broadcast...

Washington Plays Melbourne with DiGiCo & Nexo

Doing a bit of research on Washington certainly proved to be breath of fresh air. Having seen the Aussie singersongwriter hit the music scene with a no non-sense brand of emotion driven melancholic pop that actually showed some technicality behind...

How to use Waves Plug-Ins With any SD Series Console

Here's a collection of video snippets which highlight how simple it is to use Waves Plug-Ins with any SD Series console. Integration with Waves via Soundgrid technology is tighter with DiGiCo's SD series consoles than any other on offer. Waves Soundgrid bundles offer several...

MCEC Article Install

One of the primary objectives for the complex is to showcase pioneering technology which enhances a world-class convention centre encompassing 32 meeting rooms of various sizes, a Grand Banquet Room and a state-of-the-art Plenary that can be...

Grab a Catalogue

With tax time is behind you there's no better time to grab a catalogue so you can start planning your next project. It’s a worthwhile resource for all venue owners, consultants and government organisations. There's a tonne of stuff we sell that you probably don't know about!

Looking for a New Gig?

We just keep getting bigger and we need an internal sales & service specialist. Someone who can manage our hotline, keep spares in order and ensure our national service technicians are meeting deadlines. We need a team player with excellent customer service and industry expertise. Applications close 15th July.

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