Category Archives: Project

Birmingham Hippodrome – Digital Signage

PTB worked with the Hippodrome’s Operation Director, Mike Bradford to deliver seamless digital signage to the refurbished foyer at the Birmingham Hippodrome. Screens were installed above the new ticket office with a ‘ribbon’ of screens installed above the main exit doors. But the biggest ‘statement’ was made by cutting away the original foyer fluorescent back […]

The Savoy Theatre, London – Dimmer Installation

Working on behalf of White Light Ltd, PTB have recently completed the replacement of production lighting dimmers at The Savoy Theatre. The existing EC90 dimmers were replaced with four ETC Sensor3 ESR36 racks along with the installation of a custom termination chamber to deal with a large quantity of MICC cables installed in the theatre. […]

Lyceum Theatre Dimmer Change

The weekends & Monday’s of early August has seen PTB installing replacement dimmers into the Lyceum Theatre, London, on behalf of White Light. Out with the old and in with the new ETC Sensor’s, with the works carefully coordinated to always leave a functioning system for the week performances of ‘The Lion King’, prior to […]

PTB Automate Grange Park Opera’s Revolves

Not limiting ourselves to just electrical works, when Grange Park Opera wanted to update their existing hydraulic revolve control system PTB provided a solution. The masses of existing hydraulic hoses which were installed from sub stage to stage right were removed and replaced with speed and directional electronic proportional values fitted adjacent to the power […]

Custom Production Distribution

Early March saw a new Production Distribution panel installed down stage left at the Birmingham Hippodrome. Designed by PTB’s Andy Phillips to comply not only with the clients requirements, but also to latest British Standards (BS7671:2008(2011) Requirements for Electrical Installations, IET Wiring Regulations 17th Edition, Amendment No. 1 and BS7907:2011 Code of practice for temporary […]