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 …

Brilliant LED decor

June 1, 2011

As applications for LED lights soar, so do opportunities to save money. For special events, non-LED lighting is pretty much extinct,” says Phil Bergmann, director of special events for Q Entertainment Group in Toronto, Canada. “Any lighting you want to incorporate into an event, regardless of application, can be LED.” Bergmann notes that in the …

Super tents become supermarket

Temporary H-Line structures provide grocer with interim solution. When a food retailer in Freiburg, Germany, needed temporary space while undergoing a recent redevelopment, temporary tent structures became the ideal space for an interim sales hall. A tent system solution was developed and implemented through a collaborative venture involving grocer EDEKA Handelsgesellschaft, architectural firm Müller + …

Tent washing warehouse roof features 280-panel solar array

Green energy equals positive cash flow for Chase Canopy. Every tent rental company loves a sunny day. At Chase Canopy LLC, Mattapoisett, Mass., sunny days are taking on an even more significant role in the company’s bottom line. In April 2011, the company installed a 280-panel solar array on the roof of its tent washing …

Economy Tent honored by manufacturers

Economy Tent Intl., Miami, Fla., was named first runner-up for Manufacturer of the Year for 2010 by the South Florida Manufacturers Association. The award is presented to companies that provide positive economic, employee and community benefits to the South Florida region. Nominated by Citibank, Economy Tent was one of five finalists chosen from a group …

AR Tech wins 2010 Small Business Recognition Award

United Launch Alliance LLC awarded AR Tech, a subsidiary of A&R Tarpaulins Inc., Fontana, Calif., its 2010 Small Business Recognition Award. The space launch company chose AR Tech from among its worldwide suppliers of products and services. AR Tech supplies United Launch Alliance with high-tech blankets that protect launch vehicles. The company’s range of products …

Tented hat luncheon

If between the royal wedding and the Kentucky Derby you didn’t get enough whimsical hats, here’s a tented hat luncheon, courtesy of Stamford Tent & Event Services.

Top Value Fabrics launches new website

Top Value Fabrics, Carmel, Ind., has launched a new website. Check it out at www.topvaluefabrics.com.

Time-lapse video of tent installation

Check out the time-lapse video posted on March 28 of an installation at the University of Virginia by Skyline Tent Co.