The Landing, MediCityUK’s tech and digital enterprise hub, will be hosting two major hackathons this month, aimed at students, young people and anyone wanting to learn more about modern computer science.
World leading special effects provider expands to MediaCityUK
World leading special effects and laser provider, BPM SFX Ltd has expanded into a specific TV work office in MediaCityUK’s Greenhouse, to enable them to be on hand for their growing number of TV clients.
BPM SFX’s office in MediaCityUK is in addition to their custom-built facility 47,000 sq ft facility in Burnley where they host an expansive range of equipment. They cover all ranges and aspects of SFX and laser supply including stage and indoor pyrotechnics, fireworks, confetti & streamer FX, flame and cryo FX, atmospheric FX, bubble FX.
Their 25 strong team have worked with the likes of BBC, ITV, Channel 4, 12th Yard Productions, Tiger Aspect, Endemol Shine, Viacom, Potato TV, Radio 1, Sky Sports and much more… as well as artists such as Swedish House Mafia, Rihanna, Coldplay, and Calvin Harris.
BPM SFX consistently work with the biggest artists, management and productions throughout the world, developing their SFX and laser designs to achieve the best creative look and service, as well as ensuring safety throughout.
Managing Director Adam Murray said: “From the point of first contact with clients, through to the design team creating the brief, full animated previsualisations, to warehouse prep and finally onto the project managers and head technicians who run in and produce the high-end show requirements, everything is considered and provided. The client feels in control of what they want to produce and achieve from day one, they are in control of their vision.”
‘We look forward to expanding our operations to MediaCityUK and being part of its world class facility and community.”
If you want to be part of MediaCityUK’s exciting community there are still spaces in The Greenhouse. Please contact:firstname.lastname@example.org
MediaCityUK based, leading network operator, Vaioni secure multi-million-pound investment from Panoramic
Following ambitious growth plans announced last year, multi award-winning, MediaCityUK- based, high-speed network operator, Vaioni Group Limited, (located in Tomorrow building) have confirmed that it has successfully secured a multi-million-pound investment.
Kellogg’s has teamed up with Salford brewery, Seven Bro7hers, to turn its ‘less-than-perfect’ Rice Krispies and Coco Pops into beer.