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Christie relocates local office
Exactly five years after setting up a base in Dubai, Christie has relocated its Middle East offices and showroom to the prestigious Dubai Silicon Oasis integrated technology park.
The new purpose built facility at GulfView provides a showcase for the company's market leading products and incorporates training, state of the art demonstration rooms and warehousing on an enlarged footprint.
Features will include: Warped and blended Mirage 3D projection onto curved screen (with content delivered from a Vista Spyder), as well as simulated control room environments, MicroTiles applications and training (demonstrated in a 9 x 4 array), 4K cinema projection and new Roadster J series, LCD and single chip DLP projectors.
Simon Smith, Christie EMEA Senior sales director says: "After five years of successful brand development in the Middle East, it was time for Christie to move to a brand new purpose-built office. We exceeded our capacity at our former Dubai airport free zone office and we are looking forward to welcoming our Partners and clients in this brand new facility. They will be able to benefit from our showroom displaying Christie's latest technologies and products, as well as staging live demos, commercial meetings, training courses and a space dedicated to technical services."