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Visit Highlite at the ISE fair in Amsterdam

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
Highlite will also be present at the 2017 Integrated Systems Europe fair, held in the RAI Amsterdam on 7-10 February 2017.

Infinity Sunpanels at Glory Collision – Badr Hari vs Rico Verhoeven

Many sports enthusiasts looked forward to December 10th 2016; it was the evening when two world-class MMA fighters  got into the ring for a highly anticipated fight. The event was held at the König Pilsener Arena in Oberhausen, Germany (capacity: 12.500 people). Ampco-Flashlight provided the sound & lighting equipment, installing 26 Sunpanels, 46 Showtec Active sunstrips and about 60 Compact Parcans. They had a clear goal in mind when they decided to use the Sunpanels: they want...

Holiday opening hours in December

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
We made two changes to our opening hours in December 2016:- 26-12 closed- 30-12 open until 3:00 PMHighlite is open from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM on all other days. We would like to wish you a wonderful holiday season and a happy New Year!

Showtec White-PIX at Memorylane Eindhoven

The fourth edition of the Memorylane Festival took place on Saturday 5 November 2016 in the Dutch city of Eindhoven. The festival brings together trance music fans to enjoy some of their old favourites such as Rank 1, Marco V, and Johan Gielen. The White-PIX 5x5 LED blinders added something special to the event.These compact blinders are equipped with 25 3W LEDs in the colour temperature 3200K. Their smart design means they are easily connectable. The concerts in Eindhoven used a total of for...

Showtec at the opening of the Port House in Antwerp

September 2016 saw the celebratory opening of the new Port House in Antwerp. Costing a hefty 75 million euros, this exceptional building has been designed in the form of a ship with an all-round glass façade and provides office space for a total of 500 employees. A choir and DJ put on the musical component during the inauguration, while Art of Confusion took care of the visual part of the outdoor event. Forty Showtec Spectral ZP-5s were used alongside 100 Spectral M800s, sixteen 250W Air...

Showtec Christmas lighting – a sustainable choice

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
The Christmas season is around the corner and the days are getting shorter. This is the time of year when many companies begin to hang up decorative Christmas lighting around their buildings. Introduced last year, the Showtec Christmas lighting is a solid and easily installable lighting system that they could use!

Opening of the Carnival season in Maastricht with 136 DMT P12.5s

The opening of the new Carnival season is celebrated each year on 11 November. For years now, the usual venue for the celebrations in Maastricht has become the large Vrijthof square, which this year accommodated around 20,000 revellers. Xymio Event Techniek took care of the technical side. It incorporated 136 DMT P12.5 screens on the stage, meaning that the atmosphere on the square could be changed quickly and easily. This lightweight screen can be mounted at various angles, so it can even be...

Our customers say: Vianney Demollin (Demo Productions)

My name is Vianney Demollin. I am the founder and owner of Demo Productions and have been familiar with the company Highlite International and its products for seventeen years.We sell products from the brands DAP Audio, Dutch Media Tools, Showtec, Infinity, and Artecta, and mainly rent out products from Dutch Media Tools, Infinity, and Showtec.The reason why I prefer to work with Highlite products is mainly due to their excellent price-quality ratio. The company also listens to us carefully w...

Mocon Showtechniek invests in Odin Audiosystems

On Tuesday, November 8th 2016, the first sale of Odin Audiosystems in the Netherlands was concluded by the official delivery of 12x T-8A (satellites) and 12x S-18A (sub-woofers) to Mocon Showtechniek.The handover was attended by Harold Pols and Maurice Soudant, the owners of Mocon Showtechniek and Huub de la Haye, founder and CEO of Highlite International BV.We very much appreciate doing business with this long-term partner. And we are extremely proud that Mocon will use Odin Audiosystems at...

Our customers say: Jacco van der Heijden (Stagelight)

My name is Jacco van der Heijden and I am the founder and owner of Stagelight, which is based in ‘s Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands. Stagelight provides lighting and sound equipment for concerts, festivals, company events, theme parks, and theatres. I am very proud of our employees (approx. 50) and our faithful customers who have enabled us to remain in this business for the last 30 years. We have also been a customer of Highlite International for just as long. We use a lot of S...

New Showtec confetti shooters

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
Showtec has developed a new series of confetti shooters. A potential safety issue with the previous version has been resolved permanently and shipment has become easier and thus more affordable for part of the series.

Infinity and Showtec at Festiv’alpes in Grenoble

On Friday 7 October, the Electro House party ‘Festiv’alpes’ was held at the Alpexpo in Grenoble. Various international artists and local DJs were invited to entertain the 15,000 visitors. A range of Infinity and Showtec products were used, including the Infinity iB-2R (26x) which produced powerful beams and the accompanying Showtec Tracker Q4 Beams (24x). Also at the party were the Showtec Sunstrips (16x).

Showtec Saber ultra-compact beam

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
A new item added to our product range is the Showtec Saber. This moving head is fitted with a highly efficient 94 mm lens, which produces a superb blending of colours and focuses the power of the 60 Watt RGBW Osram Ostar LED on a small area. The lens has a 4° beam angle which ensures a constantly parallel beam. 

Showtec at Utopia party

Utopia is a Dutch television programme that has been running for almost three years. In this programme, sixteen people are selected to build a new civilization in a remote area with practically no modern tools. The developments surrounding the group can be followed on television each day. Residents can also be voted off, with new residents taking their place. On 26 September, a party was held to celebrate the community’s 1000 day anniversary. Together with the residents, a variety of Dut...

DAP Audio at Space Jump

Space Jump, situated at the Leisure Dome in Kerkrade, is an innovative concept. Five areas are fitted out with trampolines and various other obstacles and attributes. A pit full of foam blocks and a giant ‘airbag’ enable visitors to make spectacular jumps without hurting themselves. The halls are installed with DAP Audio loudspeakers and peripheral equipment. The main system consists of fourteen Xi-10 speakers and three Xi-28B subwoofers. The amplifiers, processing system, mixer, and 100 V sy...