Russell Bennett, General Manager of Microhire Queensland is pleased to announce the final new appointments for our operations at Royal International Convention Centre –Brisbane.
Joining Dan Hazard (Technical Services Manager) & Alan Colegrave (Technical Operations Manager) will be:
Bill Hazard joins us as Account/Production Manager, Bill has many years of experience in audio production and sales/account management and will work closely with the RICC Events team in ensuring delivery of client events.
Peter Stubbs joins us as Lighting Designer/ Operator, Peter is well known in the Qld Corporate Events Market for his design skills and has worked on many major events in Queensland and for many years was the lighting designer for the RAQ/NRA Fashion Awards broadcast on Channel 9. Pete will be working on a part-time basis until he commences fulltime in July.
Mick Wade – Senior Audio Operator joins us from the Brisbane Convention Centre where he was a senior audio engineer and is a true specialist in his field. Mick assisted in the setup of BCEC audio systems and their audio department. Mick commences with us in a part-time capacity and will move to full time later in the year.
Brannon Smith joins us as a senior AV technician and Advanced Rigger, Brannon has been a casual technician in the base office and is one of those all-round great guys and a quiet achiever that clients love. Brennan commences part-time shortly and will become full-time over the next couple of months.
The company also have pleasure in detailing it’s first round of orders for equipment to be installed as part of its overall $3m plus fit out of the Royal International Convention Centre in Brisbane’s RNA Show Grounds.
The initial purchase of equipment includes the following key vision and lighting components, the company intends to purchase the equipment needs over 3 phases during the month and the initial purchase includes:
(Boardrooms and Greenroom)
3 x Panasonic 60” Monitors & Wall Mounts
7 x Panasonic PT-DZ570E 4000 Lumen DLP Projectors & Ceiling Mounts
7 x Screen Technics 8’ x 4.5’ Electric Screens
4 x Christie HD10K M Series DLP Projector Kits
3 x Christie HD20k J Series DLP Projector Kits
3 x Stumpfl 20’x11’ MonoBlox Projection Screens
4 x Stumpfl 16’ x 9’ MonoBlox Projection Screens
1 x LSC Clarity LX900 Lighting Console
1 x LSC Clarity LX600 Lighting Console
2 x Minim 24Ch Lighting Desk
3 x Delta 12ch/13A Distro’s
6 x CRMX Nova Radio DMX Units
33 x Nexus 5 port Ethernet to DMX Decoders
4 x Clay Paky Alpha Profile 700 Lighting Fixtures
26 x Clay Paky Alpha Spot HPE 700 Lighting Fixtures
30 x Clay Paky Aleda Wash K10 Lighting Fixtures
12 x Clay Paky Sharpy Wash Lighting Fixtures
Phase two of the capital expenditure will be audio infrastructure and digital stage boxe s& accessories with the final purchase being image blend screens, control systems and draping infrastructure and automation of meeting rooms including audio, video and lighting fit out and control systems.