In simple terms AV Furniture consists of the movable articles that support audio visual (AV) hardware that make a room or building suitable for living or working in. Within the audio visual industry this generally appertains to desks, tables and lecterns that are specifically built to have AV hardware fitted to them, either within or on the outside.
At UNICOL, AV Furniture is divided into Tables, Desks and Lecterns.
Hudd.io is a new online tool that takes the hassle out of huddle room installations with collaborative solutions for the modern workplace.
UNICOL is pleased to announce that it is an AV Furniture Partner of Hudd.io, a new online platform for the design of huddle furniture with integrated technology.
We look at how Unicol’s Obelisk Digital Signage System has improved customer experience at the University of Hertfordshire. Based largely in Hatfield, the University boasts more than 25,130 students, including more than 5,200 international students that together represent 100 countries. Situated across two campuses –College Lane and de Havilland – the University offers a wide range of Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Professional and Short courses and has been named among the top 150 universities in the world under 50 years old.
The Gyrolock solution is a complete mounting system for projectors up to 20kg when ceiling suspended and 12 kg when wall mounted. The Gyrolock projector mount was first designed approx. 17 years ago in response to projector manufacturers producing cheaper and lighter projectors many of which were targeted at the education sector.
British AV mount manufacturer, UNICOL, have introduced a universal variant to the VertiSlide Serviceable Cassette Mount range. After the VertiSlide’s prominent launch at Integrated Systems Europe earlier this year, the need for a universal variant to the popular service mount range became apparent. The new universal version is currently available in two versions (VTS1U & VTS2U) and is suitable for 40-100” screens with maximum weight of up to 110kg.
Featuring two redesigned arms the universal serviceable cassette range offers a controlled lift-and-lower 19” rack tray that allows users to swap-in-swap-out any old or broken devices with ease and efficiency. The equipment tray can be separated from the main cassette so that devices can be assembled and attached prior to installation, meaning only one installer, support staff or user is needed when replacing devices thus reducing the screens downtime. Once replaced and closed, the tray can be locked with i
With approximately 95% of the population benefiting from learning through auditory and visual means, and 65% of that being visual, it’s never been more important for teaching to develop with the rise in technology.1
Blending technology with traditional teaching allows for teachers to share information both auditory and visually. Through the last 15-20 years we’ve seen the introduction of SMART boards (replacing blackboards), ICT and coding becoming core subjects/topics and more recently, the introduction of tablets in the classroom/lecture theatre.
So where do we go from here? With virtual and augmented reality (VR & AR) being the topic on everyone’s lips, it is impressive to see how enthusiastic the sector has grasped the opportunity to revolutionize the way the world teaches and learns.
VR headsets have been heavily implemented through the use of mobile phones and Samsung’s recent advert2 has shown how thes