Point-of-Rental Systems celebrates 30 years

February 25, 2013

Point-of-Rental™ Systems, Grand Prairie, Texas, is observing its 30th anniversary in 2013. The company was founded in 1983 as a division of Overland Rentals Inc., an equipment rental store opened a year earlier by former NASA software engineers. Shortly after opening the store, it became clear that rental management software would dramatically improve productivity. Noting …

Green event installation for event pros wins award

February 8, 2013

A multiple-structure installation, including two-story tents and a solar tent demonstration, by ROEDER Zelt-und Veranstaltungsservice GmbH won an Award of Excellence in corporate tent rental for the 2012 International Achievement Awards (IAA). The installation was provided for INNOSCENE11– EVENT FOR EVENTS. The goal of this event was to motivate an audience of international experts to …

Big top wins big honor

A 40-meter circus big top built for the 2012 Australian Circus Tour by Baytex Manufacturing Co. Ltd. won an Outstanding Achievement Award in tent manufacturing and design for the 2012 International Achievement Awards (IAA). Designed to complement the tour’s existing 24-meter foyer tent, the new big top needed to make a statement, stand out from …