Setanta Screen Greets Visitors at Dublin's O2

Feb. 2, 2009
Date Announced: 02 Feb 2009 State-of-the Art Entertainment Venue, The O2 Dublin, has purchased an outdoor Large Screen solution from Ireland’s leading LED screen specialists, SETANTA SCREENS.The O2 Dublin has installed a permanent outdoor 12.5 Sq. Metre LED screen outside the venue, located at the East-Link roundabout on Dublin’s North Quays. The structure, installed over just 6 days, also houses over 20 Sq Metres of Dynamic branding for Venue sponsors O2 and is unique to Ireland.Built and finished to the highest standards, The O2 screen is designed to operate in all extremes of weather. Content is controlled remotely, in real-time, via a web-based broadcast system, and will operate twenty-four hours per day, seven days per week. The installation is capable of carrying all forms of media from text, RSS to live and recorded video. Ronan O’Kelly, CEO of Setanta Screens says, “It is great to deliver a world-class solution here in our home market. The O2 is an amazing venue, and for our installation to be part of the public face of the arena helps to illustrate both the value of our products and the abilities of our team”.Mike Adamson of Live Nation, owners and operators of The O2 says “As part of our public information remit, this screen is perfect, The Setanta team did a great job and the quality of the screen and structure really send out the right message reflecting the world of live entertainment we represent. It’s a real step-up from the more standard billboard-type displays in both quality and clarity". Jill Keene of the O2 says,” The screen is one of the features of The O2 that makes it stand out. It really looks the part and lets people know not only what’s going on at The O2, but what kind of technology and quality of finish people can expect inside the doors.” Company BackgroundSetanta Screens supply LED screen technology, audio-visual / production services and commercial rights management to leading sports, music and civic events organisers across Europe. The array of clients, include large Irish organisations such as MCD Concerts, Aiken Promotions, Horse Racing Ireland, Munster Rugby and the Office of Public Works.The company also installs and rents indoor LED screens suitable for concert venues, conferences, retail and commercial developments, transport hubs such as airports and rail stations. The Dublin based company, is a division of leading sports broadcaster Setanta Sports. The company carries one of Europe’s largest LED screen stocks. Screen types range from small towable units that carry 10-12 Sq.Metre screens, to over 200 Sq.Metres of modular screens built at any green-field site required, to Europe’s largest Trailer Screens housing 50SqM of LED screen. Here in Ireland, Setanta have provided crystal-clear screen technology and services to events at venues such as Oxegen, Croke Park, Lansdowne Road and Thomond Park, as well as fulfilling the large-screen needs at over 200 Horse Racing events annually. Setanta also provide Outside Broadcast facilities, interactive mobile services and commercial branding and media sales at most events. The company also operates one of Ireland’s leading Bluetooth, WiFi and proximity service providers, I-Mobile. It is an entirely free service to the customer within I-mobile zones and is a rapid method for receiving information directly into your hand. This service operates providing information on products, event agendas and maps.

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