Safe cases for equipment storage

June 1, 2020

Pelican Air long/deep cases 1506, 1556, 1606 and 1626 have a pull trolley and wheels and are roll tested over 914 meters. The cases are built in a duffel-style form factor, making them perfect for storing longer equipment. They offer the classic Pelican case features including a watertight O-ring gasket; a crushproof and dustproof exterior; …

Contemporary and outdoorsy tented wedding

The perfect mix of an outdoorsy western landscape, upscale finishes and a level location for tent anchoring spells an ideal tented wedding for both client and tent provider. by Sigrid Tornquist A client brief that includes a vision to incorporate the property, bring the outside in and create a stylish, contemporary aesthetic may not be …

Disaster shelter design competition tests engineering students

John Brown University’s disaster shelter contest challenges students to develop and demonstrate solutions for emergency scenarios. by Holly Eamon Global economic losses from natural disasters topped $232 billion last year, rounding out a decade that cost the world nearly $3 trillion, according to the 2019 Weather, Climate & Catastrophe Insight Annual Report published by global …

Wishlist feature for rental websites

Event rental software company Goodshuffle Pro has added a Website Wishlist Integration feature, syncing inventory management with a company’s existing website. The feature saves time for event rental companies and their customers, while also providing an attractive, customizable brand experience on rental companies’ websites. The feature displays inventory managed in the program on the company …

Inspired installation crew

A crew from Adams Rental, Hamilton, N.J., installed five 20-by-40-foot and one 20-by-30-foot Festival® CAN-W High-Peak Frame Tents by Aztec Tents, with Panorama Sidewall by Advantage Tent Fittings, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The client, a manufacturer of HVAC products, required three walk-through lanes to evaluate and test up to 600 shift workers before …

Versatile stretch tent

The GeoFlex Stretch Tent by Baytex, distributed exclusively by Rainier Industries, offers flexibility and versatility for any space. Made of two-way stretch fabric, the tent can be set up in a variety of configurations on a sloped area, stretched over gardens or attached to buildings. A single tent can be erected in record time, and …

Celina Tent employees apply sewing skills to save displaced animals in Australia

The world watched in horror as wildfires burned more than 42,000 square miles in Australia last year. More than 30 people died, and there are estimates that as many as 1.25 billion animals may have perished. Watching from Celina, Ohio, friends Sabraim Loll and Brittany Snyder knew they had to do something. After seeing pictures …

Feature-packed model

New features on the Consew® model 2206RB-14-7-DD sewing machine include a presser feet connecting rod that allows for presser feet to alternate more efficiently and a top thread electric clamping system for trimming. Other benefits include a direct drive motor (no belt connection required) and fully automatic functions including an automatic electric foot lift and …

How to be resilient in business and life

COVID-19 is unprecedented, but the event industry has faced—and overcome—other crises with resilience and persistence. September 11. Hurricane Katrina. The Great Recession. The Deepwater Horizon oil spill. COVID-19. As a hospitality industry veteran based in New Orleans, Jeff O’Hara has become an “accidental expert” in leading businesses through times of catastrophe. The president of destination …

New beginnings

Through uncertain times, InTents remains committed to keeping you informed. I am the new editor of InTents magazine, but I am not new to Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) and the textile industry. I began my editorial career at IFAI in 2015 working on Specialty Fabrics Review, IFAI’s flagship publication, covering numerous textile markets, suppliers …