Custom Consoles announces the completion of a large order for Presteigne Charter, one of the world’s leading broadcast dry hire and systems rental specialists. A total of 20 desks from the Module-R range have been delivered for use across two major sports events: the Australian Tennis Open and the Vancouver Winter Games.
“We normally preconfigure Module-R systems at CAD level prior to delivery,” comments Gary Fuller, Custom Consoles’ Sales Manager. “As an experienced client, Presteigne Charter designed their own module combinations to match the specific requirements of the two events. The modules supplied include 16 three-bay desk units, five two-bay units and one single-bay unit. These will be integrated with 20 worktops, 20 Ergotron desk-mounting LCD monitor arms, 14 12 U equipment pods, 30 6 U pods, 10 4 U pods and two 8 U pods. All were delivered to the company’s headquarters near Gatwick prior to being assembled and forwarded to the respective sports events where they will form part of the outside broadcast infrastructure.”
A mix-and-matchable control room furniture system, Custom Consoles’ Module-R product range allows aesthetically pleasing and long-life control-room desks to be configured to meet specific shapes and dimensions from a selection of high-quality pods, base sections, 19 inch rack housings, worktops, end-panel modules and legs. Co-ordinated desk pods are available as single-bay sections with up 10 U chassis capacity. Module-R cabinet construction is in high-quality veneered MDF. Other features include continuous brush-strip cable access to front worktops. Additions to the range announced recently include new 19 inch rear-desk equipment pods, new front-access panels with increased ventilation, and optional hardwood worktop edging.
Presteigne Charter Ltd is one of the world’s most innovative and respected broadcast dry hire and systems rental specialists. It is based in Crawley, West Sussex, with a branch network covering Britain, Germany, the Netherlands, Asia and Australia. The company is wholly owned by Avesco Group Plc (www.avesco.com). Avesco’s core activity is the provision of specialist services to the entertainment, event and corporate communications markets. The Avesco Group has companies across the globe including: UK, USA, mainland Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia.
Founded in 1996, Custom Consoles Ltd is a UK-based independent manufacturer of broadcast, process-control and security furniture. The company operates from a 1,200 square metre production facility equipped with 3D computer-aided-design and computer-controlled cutting machinery. Custom Consoles has built its name in the development and manufacture of bespoke furniture for a client base that includes governmental and corporate organisations in Britain, mainland Europe and Asia. The product range includes motorised, manually-adjustable and fixed-height units plus fan-cooled sound-insulated equipment housings. Custom Consoles Ltd is active worldwide.
Gary Fuller, Custom Consoles Ltd: +44 (0)1525 379 909
David Kirk, Stylus Media Consultants: +44 (0)1342 311 983