SYUFY DRIVE-IN CIRCUIT
Nov 8th 2012, Fountain Valley, USA | Moving Image Technologies, a leading US manufacturer, supplier and integrator of digital cinema, announced today an agreement to be the exclusive provider of technology and services to digitally retrofit 33 Drive In screens across the west. MiT’s S-Series Pedestals, & automation units, will be pre-integrated with the latest Doremi Digital Cinema Servers, to support their new BARCO 4K Large Chip DLP Digital Cinema Projector network spanning Syufy’s drive-in theaters located in California, Arizona and Nevada.
Additionally MiT will deliver a turnkey rollout of Theatre Management Servers (TMS) designed to centrally manage and automate shows, schedules, and pre-show advertising. Work is expected to begin in early 2013.
West Wind Drive-Ins are owned and operated by Syufy Enterprises, the same family-owned business that successfully operated the 80-unit Century Theatre chain for more than 60 years. Other businesses under the same family direction include commercial real estate, restaurants, golf course, public markets and others under development.
West Wind is the largest chain of drive-in movie theaters in the country, with four locations in California, two in Nevada and one in Arizona. All West Wind Drive-In locations feature first run double features at an exceptional value. More information can be found at www.westwinddi.com.
About Moving Image Technologies, Inc.
MOVING iMAGE TECHNOLOGIES designs, produces, and markets a full complement of motion picture equipment and services including: digital cinema, digital technology solutions for 3D, other components to support the cinema industry’s transition to digital, custom engineering, systems design, integration, spare parts, plus, through its Rydt Entertainment Division, total FF&E package for new theater projects, i.e. all items necessary to bring a new project to the opening, including audio, screen and masking systems, acoustical wall treatments, seating, concession equipment, even complete theatre design. For more information go to www.movingimagetech.com.
Barco, a global technology company, designs and develops visualization products for a variety of selected professional markets. Barco has its own facilities for Sales & Marketing, Customer Support, R&D and Manufacturing in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. Barco (NYSE Euronext Brussels: BAR) is active in more than 90 countries with about 3,700 employees worldwide . Barco posted sales of 1.041 billion euro in 2011.