Sep 1, 1998 12:00 PM, SOUND & VIDEO CONTRACTOR STAFF
Labor $aving Devices launches Web siteLabor $aving Devices, a manufacturer of specialty tools for the wire andcable installation industries with headquarters in Commerce City, CO, has aWeb site at www.lsdinc.com. It features a Java navigational system thatcross-links and indexes each of the site's tools and applications, as wellas a bulletin board where professional installers can share tips.
Adam Hall opens warehouseAdam Hall USA, Arlington Heights, IL, has opened a 16,000 ft2 (1,486 m2)warehouse in Stuart, FL, to make room for existing product lines and handlefuture growth into Latin America. Part of the Adam Hall Group, Adam HallUSA is a distributor of loudspeaker components.
EAW expands operationEastern Acoustic Works (EAW) has announced a significant expansion of itswoodworking operation, with the addition of specialized computernumerically controlled (CNC) machines and more than 60 new staff members. Acustom fiberglass shop, specialized prototype lab and new paint facilityalso will be added to the site, which is located on the grounds of thecompany's headquarters in Whitinsville, MA.
Neutrik acquires ReanNeutrik has acquired UK-based Rean Ltd. Products and U.S.-based Rean Inc.from Lilleshall PLC. Neutrik is a manufacturer of connectors forprofessional audio applications, with Neutrik AG headquarters located inSchaan, Liechtenstein, and Neutrik USA headquarters in Lakewood, NJ.
TiMax wins awardTheatre Craft International (TCI) magazine has presented its Audio Productof the Year award to TiMax, a surround-sound system processor from OutBoard Electronics, Babraham, UK.
Sunfire forms divisionSunfire, Snohomish, WA, has formed a new division, Sunfire LaboratoriesProfessional, to design, manufacture and market audio products forprofessional applications. The announcement was made by Sunfire presidentRobert Carver. Sunfire Laboratories Professional may be reached at425-335-4748.
Turbosound division soldThe Turbosound division of the Harman Pro Group has been purchased in amanagement buy-in/buyout by an investment group made up of existing andformer Turbosound management and two principal distributors. Turbosoundoperations will remain in the present factory in Partridge Green, UK.
Gemini acquires NessGemini Sound Products, Carteret, NJ, has acquired Ness Import, a specialeffects lighting manufacturer, to add to its own LyteQuest Pro lightingproduct line.