Outdoor sanitizing station

April 1, 2021

The outdoor wind resistant hand sanitizing station is designed for outdoor locations and can be moved quickly without dismantling. Recommended for outdoor events, sporting venues or concert halls, the station includes a 350-pound concrete base, vinyl base cover, pole mount with umbrella pole, sanitizer dispensers with brackets and one seven-foot red hand sanitizer market umbrella. …

Durable vinyl

ULTRA Series Vinyl from Keder Solutions is coated on both sides with a high-gloss white finish, allowing for an easy-to-clean, long-lasting and ultra-white look. Offers durability, UV and mildew protection, and F/R treatment, meeting California Fire Marshal NFPA 701. Available in 19-, 23-, 25-, and 43-oz. weights. Recommended for tents and structures, tarps, signs and …

Renewed optimism

A light at the end of the tunnel? A year ago, when we sent the April–May 2020 issue of InTents to the printer, virtually every tented event was being cancelled, and the whole world was shutting down. The outlook for the live events industry was worsening on a daily and hourly basis, and the grim …

Precise laser cutting

Koike’s FiberPro CNC laser cutting machine offers robust capabilities at a competitive price with Flashcut Pro Controller software that efficiently cuts materials like brass, copper, stainless steel, mild steel and aluminum. For precise and consistent cuts, it comes standard with a Precitec cutting head, as well as a direct-drive helical rack and pinion. This machine …

A speedy solution for a skating rink

Olympic speed skating hopefuls in Germany will enjoy a modernized training facility once reconstruction is complete on a track in the state of Saxony. To keep construction on schedule through the winter, the state government reached out to Eschenbach Groupof Bad Königshofen to supply an oval-shaped temporary structure solution to cover the track.  “In several …

Inspired! Backyard celebration

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many tent and event rental companies have experienced an uptick in clients looking to host smaller events—baby showers, micro weddings, dinner parties—at their homes. New York Tent, Bohemia, N.Y., was contacted by a client in the Hamptons who desired a small backyard birthday party where friends could celebrate while social distancing. …

The show goes on beneath a custom circus tent

In the Atlanta Opera’s fall 2020 interpretation of Ruggero Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci, the tragic clown Canio has COVID-19. But the Georgia-based company went to great lengths to ensure that its cast, crew and audiences didn’t succumb to the same fate, with the help of a circus tent from Springfield, Ill.-based Armbruster Manufacturing Co.  “They were looking …

Word-of-mouth connections

A tented wedding installation in the time of COVID-19 confronts a pandemic, hot weather and communication barriers to create an event that makes the happy couple—happy. by Sigrid Tornquist Never underestimate the power of a good reputation well-earned—especially when operating an events-based company during a pandemic. When event planner JZM Events, New York, N.Y., was …

Party Line Tent Rentals brings COVID-19 drive-through vaccination sites to its community

The race to vaccinate millions of people against the COVID-19 pandemic has been problematic in the United States. However, for people living in the New York Tri-State Area, the testing and inoculation process has gotten a little bit easier thanks to Elmsford, N.Y.-based Party Line Tent Rentals. The tent, event and production rental company has …

Software solutions

As choices grow and features multiply, tent companies have more software options than ever. by Jeff Moravec Information is power” when it comes to running the daily operations of an event rentals business, says Jennifer Rodriguez, general manager of Marianne’s Rentals in Oklahoma City, Okla.  However, as Rodriguez clarifies, that’s only true if a company …