Panasonic develops 'cube' display for Railyard District using Lighthouse Impact 16 LED video displays

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Panasonic and Lighthouse have delivered a unique LED display known as "The Cube," to Lincoln, Nebraska's Railyard entertainment district, in the West Haymarket development called Canopy Street.

Canopy Street (www.canopyst.com) is an entertainment and living district, with combined retail and housing conveniently located together. Part of the development features an open courtyard area, known as "The Railyard," surrounded with retail and restaurant space on three sides. The Railyard hosts various public events, including seasonal festivals, sports parties (such as live broadcasts of Nebraska football games), and movie nights. The Cube plays a central role in showcasing art, seasonal touches, sports events (such as Nebraska Cornhuskers football) and even movies on select nights.

Watch video of the Panasonic-Lighthouse LED display "The Cube" at the Lincoln Railyard

For The Cube, Panasonic used two waterproof Lighthouse Impact 16 LED video displays. The IMPACT 16, a 16mm pixel pitch Surface Mount Display (SMD) LED panel, shines with a brilliant 6000 nits of brightness, utilizes the first outdoor SMD LED chip, and features intelligent IM design for superior flatness. Exceptional color reproduction and clarity come standard, and image quality and uniformity are delivered with Lighthouse’s hallmark excellence.

“Considering the variety of events The Cube presents,” said Ed Whitaker, General Manager of Lighthouse N.A.S.A, “the IMPACT 16 is a perfect choice. For an outdoor entertainment venue such as the Railyard, with strong ambient light and sharp shadows, the IMPACT 16 is tough to beat.”

The main display on the north-facing structure is approximately 35' long by 15' high. The secondary display on the adjacent west-facing structure is about 14' long by 15' high. Both outdoor LED displays are used for video images, feeds, and digital advertising, as well as real-time content such as still images, animations, and live video.

"Teaming with Panasonic," Whitaker added, "enables us to take part in unique LED display projects such as the Railyard Cube. As we expand into the retail sector, the Railyard Cube will help us demonstrate the versatility and flexibility of Lighthouse technology and design."

About Lighthouse Technologies Limited
Lighthouse Technologies Limited is a global leader in LED display technology that develops, manufactures, and markets LED video display solutions for multiple indoor & outdoor applications, media and entertainment events, and sports arenas across the globe. With numerous technological breakthroughs to its name, Lighthouse has established itself as a multi award-winning leader in the LED display industry that holds itself to the highest standards of quality.

Founded in 1998, Lighthouse has a strong global presence with regional offices in Europe, North and South America, the Asia Pacific region and China. Employing the most advanced technology, the highest manufacturing facilities, and world-class, round-the-clock technical support, Lighthouse satisfied customers on every major continent, captivating the imagination of millions. For more information about Lighthouse, please visit http://lighthouse-nasa.com.

About Panasonic Eco Solutions North America (Enterprise)
Panasonic Eco Solutions North America is a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation (NYSE:PC). The company develops and provides customized and integrated technology-based system solutions for enterprise customers in a variety of industries such as sports and entertainment, as well as education. Additionally, the company supplies renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions to corporate and public sector organizations. For more information on the company and its enterprise solutions, visit http://www.panasonic.com/business/enterprise/enterprise-solutions-company.asp.

Contact
Lighthouse - Ed Whitaker, North America sales +1-949-265-0534

E-mail:ewhitaker@lighthouse-tech.com

Web Site:lighthouse-nasa.com

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