Labor-saving tent system

December 1, 2013

The Olympic Tent system saves installation hours as well as hours spent teaching the system to new installers. The tent system is designed to add profits and reduce operating costs for party rental stores by reducing the number of parts needed and saving up to 30 percent on labor costs. Durable and easy to maintain, …

Engineered ease

Eureka!’s new X4 structure is designed to meet the demand for engineered product in 30– and 40–foot core sizes. Lightweight and easy to install, the structure is engineered to 50mph. The 30– and 40–foot sizes have interchangeable parts in each 15–foot bay and there are no tools or bolts required for installation. The X4 takes only …

Wrinkle-free cleaning

With the new PR6000VGe from SKP GmbH it is possible to clean clearspan fabrics flat with extra length. The machine is able to clean panels up to 20 feet wide and 300 feet long. With a capacity of up to 5,000 square feet per hour, the flat–cleaning washer allows gentle cleaning without the wrinkling that …

An app to determine square footage

October 1, 2013

By Greg Meador Q: Is there an app available to help determine square footage needed for an event? A: What if you could have a near-exact estimate of the space needed for your event? What about a one-stop shop for tents and other rental items? At Mahaffey Fabric Structures we asked ourselves these questions when …

Jobsite app

August 1, 2013

New from Point-of-Rental is the Mobile Workforce App—an app that enables workers on a jobsite or in the rental yard to perform tasks onsite without having to be granted full access to the company server. A web-based application rather than device-specific, Mobile Workforce can be used with any Internet-enabled mobile device, including smart phones, tablets …

Remote control lighting

Compatible with PAR38 style light fixtures, LED18W-PAR38-RGB provides various control and operating options. This 8 W RGB LED PAR 38 light, able to produce flashing, dimming and strobing effects, can be controlled via handheld remote from up to 25 feet away. Lights are available in 16 colors, and functions include on/off control. SOURCE Magnalight

Ballast barrels

Skywalk Co. has added new water ballast barrels to its product line. The stabilization system for the X-Gloo Event Tent is suitable for all X-Gloo sizes from 4 by 4 meters to 8 by 8 meters and is designed for use on solid surfaces such as asphalt or concrete. The 46-centimeter barrels hold a maximum …

Faster roll-up door

Reduced exposure time between differing environments provides less of an opportunity for unwanted insects, birds, dust and other particles to infiltrate a facility. With that in mind, TMI developed the 6000 Series roll-up door and screen line. The series features a higher speed external jackshaft motor that moves doors at a speed of 36 inches …

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Equipped for efficiency

June 1, 2013

Equipment Matters Part 1: Tent rental companies look to equipment purchases to offset other costs and promote health and safety. By Janice Kleinschmidt Inc. magazine’s top six apps for businesses to boost efficiency will help you track hours worked on projects, accept credit card payments through your smartphone, invoice clients, monitor your traveling expenses, collaborate …

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The tipping point

Equipment Matters Part 2: Tent rental companies weigh factors when making equipment investments. By Janice Kleinschmidt People rent tents because they don’t need them all the time, and even frequent renters don’t want to deal with maintenance, installation/takedown and storage. The same factors come into play for tent rental companies in regard to equipment: companies …