Panasonic is expected to provide turnkey visual operations for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games Ceremonies.
The company will provide more than 100 high brightness compact 20,000 lumen projectors (PT-DZ21K2), multiple Broadcast Grade 2-M/E Live Switchers (AV-HS6000 Series), and other visual equipment.
According to the company, it will enhance the quality and excitement of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies by delivering impressive images to the audiences around the globe watching the world’s greatest ceremonies in Rio de Janeiro.
With the partnership, Panasonic will work closely with the Rio 2016 Ceremonies Department and the production company CC2016 and also be in charge of providing a turnkey visual solution, including projector system design, technical consultation, system installation, and onsite operation and maintenance of the visual systems for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
According to Satoshi Takeyasu, Executive Officer of Panasonic the company is proud to become an ‘Official Ceremony Partner’ for the first time and support the Olympic Games Ceremonies, since it will create another successful era of Panasonic’s contributions to the Olympic Movement.
Panasonic Panasonic Corporation is a worldwide leader in the development of diverse electronics technologies and solutions for customers in the consumer electronics, housing, automotive, enterprise solutions and device industries.
Since its founding in 1918, the company has expanded globally and now operates 468 subsidiaries and 94 associated companies worldwide, recording consolidated net sales of 7.715 trillion yen for the year ended March 31, 2015. Committed to pursuing new value through innovation across divisional lines, the company uses its technologies to create a better life and a better world for its customers.