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Kuwait Pavilion – Expo Milan

Kuwait will be on show at the Expo Milano 2015 with a walk-in pavilion staging natural elements like the sun, heat and rain. Having won the technical pitch, Winkler is now also responsible for technical consulting and implementation. The planning phase for the large-scale project began back in September 2014; con-struction started in mid December and will be complete by the beginning of April 2015, prior to the world expo in Milan from 1 May to 31 October 2015.

tpc – Livesendung 1. Augustfeier

Double anniversary celebrations surrounded by protected mountain landscapes: 100 years of Swiss National Park and Swiss National Day. SRF, RTR, RTS and RSI rely on Winkler’s technology, logistics and expertise to broadcast seamlessly to the nation from picturesque Zernez. Winkler says: Tut il bun per l'anniversari!

tpc – SRF bi de Lüt

Winkler has been touring the country for years with the popular show “SRF bi de Lüt”. The programme is recorded outdoors, starting in daylight and continuing through twilight until well into the night, thus placing special demands on the required lighting technology. Winkler has therefore recently overseen the development of a headlamp with special features which can change the light temperature and, as a result, adjust the light to the changing conditions as the live show goes on.

Basel Tattoo – Open air in Basel Barracks

For eight years now, Winkler has serviced this spectacular event, which just keeps on growing every year. And so do the challenges for the Winkler team: this year a fifth more smart lighting was installed, and formations with up to 300 musicians require the most powerful audio technology equipment currently available in the market. What’s more, numerous side events take place all over the city of Basel, relying on a high level of flexibility and logistical skills on the part of Winkler.

ZüriCabana GmbH – Public Viewing World Championship 2014

The whole world has football fever.At Zurich's main train station, Winkler is staging the public viewing for the ZüriCabana event.Football, bar facilities and various concerts are all supported by Winkler’s technical equipment pool.A professional support team will be monitoring the final weeks of the World Cup to ensure that all knockout stage matches are broadcast without any hitches.Concerts from ZIBBZ, William White, Polo Hofer and many more artists will round off a perfect event.

Rock The Ring – Rock-Festival

In weather conditions worthy of Brazil, 25,000 visitors welcomed some of the legends of rock on the TCS grounds.The weather, the atmosphere and not least our technology all combined to ensure that the Rock the Ring Festival in Hinwil was a fabulous open-air event.Our superbly-equipped stage and amazing light show allowed us to present all the performers, from Bryan Adams to ZZ Top, at their very best.

Art Basel – International Art Fair 2014

The largest and most important art exhibition in the world.Each year the international art scene is showcased in Basel.Over 300 galleries from all over the world put their works of art on display in Halls 1 and 2 of the Messe Basel.Of course, no exhibition of this kind would be possible without various suspension, light and sound systems.Winkler supplied the exhibitors with the necessary technical equipment.We also made all the arrangements for the UBS dinner –an ideal opportunity to link up with customers and enjoy the very best that art has to offer.

Toasted Challenge – no limit show-jumping course

Winkler implemented the complete technology package, including the concerts.A special feature:the crossbar constructions placed in the water at the outdoor swimming pool to stabilise the challenging indoor and outdoor obstacle course over the three-day event.Winkler’s breathtaking light show guaranteed an entertaining and exciting atmosphere at the 25,000 m2 event site.

Swiss brand congress – day of brand

«Stay unhappy» – was the motto for this year’s Swiss brand conference, Tag der Marke.Winkler installed the complete light, sound and video technology package in the Grand Hotel Dolder.To improve the visual appearance of the stage, the rear wall was moved forward, creating perfect lighting for the speakers.In the gallery, at the front of the hall, our lighting created an elegant ambience.

Electrosuisse SEV – After Work Power Party

The After Work Party was a side event at the Powertage exhibition.Winkler implemented the overall event architecture concept for Electrosuisse SEV.Every provider claims to be flexible.But if the event location changes two weeks before the set-up date, and if 400 registrations arrive instead of the anticipated 100, and everything still goes to plan – as it did at this event – then it’s no idle claim.We really are flexible.