XL Video places $15m LED order

Rental and staging company XL Video has announced an investment of more than 15 million US dollars in a range of new LED products and accessories to support its plans for growth in 2014.

The LED investment has been made with a range of suppliers including Shenzhen-based Unilumin Group Co and its subsidiary Radiant Opto-Elec Technology to purchase a series of LED products.

In total more than 1200 m2 of LED products for the XL Video rental business will become available from February onwards. The LED investment covers amongst others:

•    2.5mm high contrast LED
•    Lightweight 3.9mm Utile LED
•    18mm Magic Cube outdoor and indoor LED
•    7mm blackface Magic Cube outdoor and indoor LED
•    18mm Hybrid LED which combines LED screen with LED spotlights in the same panel. This invention has been designed by the XL Video R&D Centre and serves entertainment industry clients who want one product for video and lighting.

In addition, XL Video has also invested in more than 1000m2 of touring frames. This allows XL Video to use the various LED products, like MC 7, MC 12, MC 18 and Hybrid in one standard touring package.

This investment in new LED products is the largest XL Video has made in its history.

XL Video has begun to take delivery of these new additions to its inventory starting with the 18mm Hybrid LED, which is now available for rental. Additional new products will be added from February 2014.

XL Video is headquartered in Ostend, Belgium, with rental locations in Belgium, China, France, Germany, Netherlands, UK and USA.