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SITTING PRETTY

SITTING PRETTY

The Parliament of Victoria has a new wing for 102 members’ offices. This is an AV over IP design with bells on.  Text:/ Christopher Holder The Victorian parliament has a new wing. Like a 4.5-star hotel (designed by Peter Elliot Architecture), each member has a brand spanking new office that looks out to a central
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May 1, 2019 Projects

SADDLING UP

SADDLING UP

Australian Outback Spectacular’s ‘Heartland’ is the new theme park show featuring an all-new immersive Meyer Sound system. So what makes it special, and why does it sound so darn good?  Text:/ Derek Powell Australian Outback Spectacular is one of Village Roadshow’s suite of themed attractions, located between Wet’n’Wild and Warner Bros. Movie World on the
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April 15, 2019 Projects

GLOBAL LEADER

GLOBAL LEADER

You’ve seen The Cube, now QUT would like you to meet The Sphere. Text:/ Christopher Holder You’ve got to hand it to QUT; it knows how to make a big technology statement. There’s not an AV person in Australia who hasn’t seen or heard of The Cube. It won an AVIA and continues to create
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April 14, 2019 Projects

HEADS UP: EPSON’S F1 MERC PARTNERSHIP RUNS DEEP

HEADS UP: EPSON’S F1 MERC PARTNERSHIP RUNS DEEP

Epson has picked a winner. The Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport team continued its dominance on the first weekend of the F1 calendar, taking out the Melbourne Grand Prix. Already with five consecutive driver and constructors’ championships under its belt, the team is looking to break all records and gun for a sixth in 2019.  To demonstrate
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March 18, 2019 Projects

FRAUNHOFER IDMT WORK WITH POWERSOFT ON AUDIO UPGRADES

FRAUNHOFER IDMT WORK WITH POWERSOFT ON AUDIO UPGRADES

Fraunhofer IDMT – which focuses on applied research in the field of audiovisual media – is widely known for developing ground-breaking technologies for the digital media industry. At its headquarters in Ilmenau and its branch lab in Oldenburg, the institute employs over one-hundred people to work on its diverse research portfolio. Together with its contracting
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March 15, 2019 Projects

3.15 ART CENTRE DELIVERS STUNNING SOUND FOR PERFORMANCE ART PIECES WITH A JBL BY HARMAN AUDIO SYSTEM 

3.15 ART CENTRE DELIVERS STUNNING SOUND FOR PERFORMANCE ART PIECES WITH A JBL BY HARMAN AUDIO SYSTEM 

3.15 Art Centre recently collaborated with TechData Co., Ltd. and Harman Professional Solutions to upgrade their concert hall with a JBL audio system for events, live performances and more. 3.15 Art Centre is a multi-purpose venue dedicated to enhancing the creativity and diversity of the performing arts. In order to provide pristine sound quality for
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March 13, 2019 Projects

GEFEN AV OVER IP SOLUTION HIGH-DEF VIDEO FROM 35 SOURCES TO 33 DISPLAYS

GEFEN AV OVER IP SOLUTION HIGH-DEF VIDEO FROM 35 SOURCES TO 33 DISPLAYS

International SOS South Africa, the Johannesburg office of a medical and travel security assistance company, recently overhauled its internal communications with a Gefen AV-over-IP system that connects 32 display endpoints to a central command center. Tom Crosswell, Technical Director of South Africa integration firm Mitech Solutions, designed and installed the system to meet the exact
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February 5, 2019 Projects

SIBYL LIBERTIES

SIBYL LIBERTIES

Tricky multifunction, multi-level college space given some AV love.  Text:/ Preshan John Women’s College is located in the Sydney suburb of Camperdown. The boarding campus caters for up to 290 students, most of whom are from Sydney University, as well as affiliate students who come in to use the facilities for tutorials, programs and other
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January 16, 2019 Projects

KARA STRIKES GOLDIE AMPHITHEATRE

KARA STRIKES GOLDIE AMPHITHEATRE

Home of the Arts selects L-Acoustics The Gold Coast has done much more than rename its cultural precinct. Nestled between parklands, a lake, and Surfer’s Paradise, HOTA (Home of the Arts), unveiled its new $37.5m outdoor amphitheatre earlier this year. HOTA’s new outdoor stage required a sound system that could deliver superb audio quality for
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January 16, 2019 Projects

ANATOMY OF AN AV OVER IP SYSTEM

ANATOMY OF AN AV OVER IP SYSTEM

Macquarie Uni’s trailblazing lab upgrade. The Macquarie Uni Surgical Skills Lab upgrade, with its use of AV over IP is remarkable because it’s a trailblazing project; it’s ongoing (demonstrating the promised flexibility and scalability of AV over IP); and it’s depended on a uni AV department that’s thoroughly assessed the options and hoed their own
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January 16, 2019 Projects