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Mike Raine

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Forward-Thinking for 40 Years: Solotech Celebrates a Milestone Anniversary

This article originally appeared in the Winter 2017 issue of Professional Lighting & Production magazine.

By Kevin Young

Since being founded in Montreal in 1977, Solotech has become a world-class provider of technical solutions and services for a broad range of clients, market sectors, and applications worldwide.

Since marking their

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Coming Together: Teamwork Integral to the 2017 Calgary Stampede TransAlta Grandstand Show

This article originally appeared in the Fall 2017 issue of Professional Lighting & Production.

By Andrew King

It’s widely billed as “the greatest outdoor show on Earth” – and with good reason. The annual TransAlta Grandstand Show presented during the Calgary Stampede is a true spectacle in every sense, presenting

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An Introduction to Rigging Automation

This article originally appeared in the Spring 2017 issue of Professional Lighting & Production magazine

By Mark Desloges & David Bond

We’ve all seen it; the demand for rigging automation is growing. As an increasing number of largeformat productions incorporate these incoming technologies into their shows, we seem to

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