Vancouver, Canada — The Nature Research Center (NRC) wing of the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences captivated visitors at its recent opening with its array of unique interactive exhibits and experiences featuring audio-visual systems.
The Raleigh-based museum is the largest of its kind in the southeast. Its new, 80,000-square-foot Nature Research Center offers state-of-the-art labs, research opportunities, interactive exhibits and live presentations designed to make science a tangible and fun experience that helps visitors understand the practical applications of science in their everyday lives. Small Design Firm was charged with designing the interactives; Batwin & Robin Productions was the content producer; Electrosonic designed and installed the systems.
Electrosonic supplied a 32 input, 32 output, 64 playback channel Richmond Sound Design SoundMan-Server CobraNet-enabled server, which uses CobraNet-enabled speakers for DSP and delivery, to handle audio for the facility overall. SoundMan-Server also seamlessly integrates with the video servers from 7thSense Design and Medialon Manager show control systems which were installed.
About Richmond Sound Design
Richmond Sound Design Ltd., founded in 1972 and headquartered in Vancouver,
Canada, develops and manufactures sound and show control systems and software
used in museums, theme parks, entertainment venues, attractions and theatrical
applications around the world.