December 12, 2007
Reliable, Powerful Performance
Shure UHF-R™ Premier Wireless Technology is the perfect fit for your largest, most demanding applications. UHF-R helps you master the complexities of large-scale wireless installations with greater efficiency, enhanced flexibility and complete control. Fast setup, robust wideband performance and full PC system monitoring coupled with Shure audio quality means a rugged, reliable system you can trust time and time again.
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Music Center Strikes the Right Chord
While most buildings begin from the ground up, the University of California, San Diego's new Conrad Prebys Music Center begins from the inside out, with an emphasis on sound. An acoustical ceiling will be suspended from the building's roof with steel cables, and shock absorbers will isolate the internal structure from all external sound. The facility’s shell, made up of asymmetrical triangular panels, provides sound diffusion and creates a complex visual pattern, one that is both innovative and striking.
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New Visual Effects for Metal Mesh
The use of architectural mesh as a cladding material remains increasingly prevalent for a variety of exterior façade applications. While the lightweight nature and flexibility of metal fabric has always presented a multitude of functional and aesthetic benefits on their own, new visual effects have introduced the ability to take these installations to a dynamic and sophisticated new level.
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Art Deco Meets the Future
When the State Theatre in Culpeper, VA, reopens in 2009, Main Street will never look the same. The redesign of the 1938 structure calls for a 65-foot fly tower with a tiered roof or “layer cake” look, a hallmark of art-deco design. Inside the tower, curtains, a movie screen, and props can be hoisted up and lowered as needed.
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CALL FOR ENTRIES
2008 ARCHI-TECH AV Awards in Partnership with InfoComm International®
ARCHI-TECH and InfoComm International invite you to participate in the sixth annual ARCHI-TECH AV Awards. The ARCHI-TECH AV Awards program honors outstanding examples of the creative and effective integration of technology into otherwise traditional construction projects.
Enter today to get the recognition you deserve!
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