Five Horses Tavern’s Do It Yourself Noise Control
Noise continues to be a substantial problem in the restaurant industry, especially when your venue is popular. Throw that in with fashionable design elements such as cavernous open spaces with hardwoods, high ceilings and lots of windows and you have to prepare a technique that addresses sound overload.
Honky Tonk Central Finds the Right Sonic Equation for Success
Honk Tonk Central is a fixture in the Nashville music scene. Now 1,500 people can view the latest country music bands over a QSC KLA Active Line Array Loudspeaker System along with QSC K12 speakers for monitors. The venue also installed two systems comprising K12 loudspeakers as mains and K10 loudspeakers as monitors for smaller stages on the second and third floors. Learn more about the sound system here.
Taj Mahal Hotel & Casino Lights Up Boardwalk with Video Display
The weather in Atlantic City can be harsh, so you need technology that withstand the elements. The Taj Mahal hotel and casino must maintain its brand despite the coastal environment. That's why the facility was equipped with a Daktronics 10 mm LED video display that measures approximately 12 feet high by 11 feet wide. It features multiple layers of outdoor defense to protect against cold, heat, precipitation, and corrosive salt. View the pictures of this installation.
Cask ‘n Flagon: A Sports Bar on A/V Steroids
The Cask 'n Flagon is a sports bar that takes it A/V series seriously. Instead of a typical line of TVs, the bar has installed 132 TVs. Some of them are different shaped displays like triangles across the site. The customers have access to remotes to change the channel, and two of which (Nickelodeon and the Cartoon Network) are for the smaller sports fans. See how this sports bar provides entertainment for all.
How to Use 90 Percent Less Energy in Your Hospitality Facility
Check out the systems that make the Earth Rangers Centre headquarters a Platinum LEED-certified. These intelligent building systems can trim energy usage by 10 percent each year and use 90 percent less energy than buildings of comparable size. You can tour this facility to learn how to implement smart building technology in your facility.
Iowa Casino and Racetrack Prairie Meadows Enforces Budget on Its A/V Upgrade
Prairie Meadows casino and racetrack, has a fixed budget and had to find an integrator who would work under that limit. After finding Mechdyne, Prairie Meadows created a plan of operations that allowed for a significant upgrade that included an enhanced sound upgrade. Vendors used include Community, TOA, Renkus-Heinz and Tannoy, all powered by Bi-Amp VA8600 amplifiers.
Autom8-ed A/V Control in D.C. Bar
Gryphon Lounge tapped systems integrator Casaplex to install its A/V control system. Using the Crestron DigitalMedia video switching system with a customized interface, the bar could control its 31 TVs. The equipment allows bar managers to select which of the 18 different sources is should on each TV. That is just the beginning. Learn more about this cutting-edge A/V system.
Courtyard by Marriott’s Digtial Signage Helps Guests Decided What to Do, Where to Go
Many of Marriott’s Courtyard hotels now have what they call a GoBoard, a digital signage solution design to sever guest with interactive content that will help provide them with up-to-date information on the hotel’s events. GoBoard also has wayfinding capability. QR codes are provided for those guests with mobile technology to take information with them.
Bamboo Nightclub Gains Permanent A/V Expertise
The impressive Bamboo Nightclub sports an extensive A/V/L installation, so much so the installers became in-house residents. Maintaining and designing such a complex entertainment A/V/L system requires extreme attention to detail in order for everything to run smoothly--let alone look awe-inspiring.
Designing for High Contrast
George Mason University uses InfoComm’s ANSI/InfoComm 3M-2011 Projected Image Contrast Ratio Standard to evaluate the projection in its classrooms. Brad Grimes of InfoComm International explores this project.
Inside a Doomsday Survival Luxury Condo
An old missile silo has become that safe haven for it community. Sold out, except for one unite, the condo community has all the amenities, including a swimming pool and a entertainment theater.
Royal Caribbean Cruises Informatively With Digital Signage
Whether is wayfinding or a information about top Broadway show performances, digital signage is a must have for Royal Caribbean International's cruise ship. Passengers quickly find and use this valuable resource to find wait times at favorite restaurants and fun activities on their trip.