Celina Tent plans September Expo

June 21, 2011

Celina Tent Inc., Celina, Ohio-based manufacturer and distributor of vinyl fabric structures, tents, and event accessories, will host its 6th annual Celina Expo Sept. 28 at the Celina Tent manufacturing grounds. This year’s expo will be held in conjunction with The Road Show for tent installation training sponsored by Tent Renters Association of the Midwest …

New on-demand video learning site launched for event organizers

June 13, 2011

The Event Leadership Institute has launched an on-demand video learning website that offers event organizers who plan conferences, meetings, events, parties and other gatherings easy access to quality training resources specific to aspects of the event industry. Subscribers to the site will have access to all content for $25 a month, including new courses added …

Two nights of parties in one tent

June 1, 2011

Elite Productions Intl. transforms chic rock to Miami glam in one tent. Producing two dramatically different events in the same tent on back-to-back nights requires “only” two things, according to Lili Shadab: a dream team and a flawless production schedule. Shadab, president and creative director of Elite Productions Intl. (EPI), Laguna Niguel, Calif., has worked …

Lightweight, portable tables

A patented lightweight core makes Revolution™ Training Tables nearly half the weight of conventional training tables. The tables, designed for easy movement and handling, feature a 1.5-inch profile, choice of Wilsonart® high-pressure laminates and PS Furniture’s MAXX® urethane edge. For more information, contact PS Furniture.

Lighting innovations

New from Moss® Inc. is Moss Radiance™ line, developed for trade shows, events and retail stores. The line includes three lighting technologies: a cost-effective compact fluorescent light blanket, an ultra slim LED Edge-lit panel and a proprietary LED WebBright grid array. For optimal results, each lighting option is designed to coordinate with one of Moss’ …

Compact generator

Proving good things do come in small packages, Next Generation Power’s EPA-compliant UCI 2-5.5 kW diesel generator is a versatile solution for back-up and auxiliary power. The unit weighs 240 pounds and fits easily onto trailer tongues and into tight spaces for mobile or stationary applications. For more information, contact Next Generation Power.

Functional canopy

X-GLOO Event Tent has a new accessory—a functional canopy. Constructed from high-tech ripstop nylon, the canopy attaches to the standing tent system with a zipper and is water repellent and UV resistant. The ripstop structure provides high tear-resistance with low weight and attains stability from inflation of the structure with air. For more information, contact …

Fall protection

Safe use of aerial work platform equipment. By Matthew Davis A new educational document on personal fall protection for users of aerial work platform (AWP) equipment is now available as a free download from participating organizations’ websites. The document—Statement of Best Practices of Personal Fall Protection Systems for Aerial Work Platform Equipment—is intended to: Educate …

Educating clients about severe weather

By John Fuchs Q: How can I educate clients about the potential hazards that can result from severe weather? A: The first step in educating clients about severe weather is to make it clear that a tent is not a shelter from severe weather and shouldn’t be used as such. In the event of severe …

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Write a solid rental agreement

By Matthew Davis When getting an insurance quote for your rental business, the insurer will usually ask for a copy of your current rental agreement. (If it doesn’t, find a new insurance company.) Why is this document an important part of the underwriting process? What is the insurance company looking for? It is ensuring that …