Switching on Lightopia

2020-02-26T15:06:08+00:00February 26th, 2020|Events Sector, Midas News|

Switching on Lightopia Midas is the power behind Ian Xiang’s Lightopia in London, a festival featuring 47 groups of Chinese lantern installations - 1m LEDs - projection mapping, acrobats, musicians and much more. The first time a Western design company has worked with Chinese manufacturers to build a set like this, [...]

Louder Than Words

2020-02-19T11:45:21+00:00February 18th, 2020|Events Sector|

Louder Than Words It’s trite to say ‘the world is changing’ but, by and large, that’s because the observation is used to describe the job market, education, politics etc etc. Pieces, if you like, rather than the surface the game is played on. The UK is on the threshold of Stage [...]

Himoinsa S5 Range – Generator Sets With Stage V Engines

2019-04-10T15:33:31+01:00April 10th, 2019|Himoinsa|

The new S5 generator sets incorporate all manner of design and innovation features that make it one of the most technologically advanced and competitive products in the European rental market. HIMOINSA has designed generator sets with Yanmar, FPT and Scania engines that include a new after-treatment system to guarantee an emissions reduction that [...]

Colchester Roman Walls – Lit by Midas

2019-03-07T11:43:28+00:00March 7th, 2019|Heritage, Midas News|

Midas is delighted to be able to assist Colchester Borough Council, who will be lighting a 30-metre stretch of Colchester’s Roman Wall for five nights, from Monday 4 March. The lit section extends to the south of Balkerne Gate and will take place from dusk until 11pm each night. As part of the council’s [...]

Interview With Midas Managing Director

2019-04-10T15:30:14+01:00December 20th, 2018|Midas News|

Dave Noble Managing Director Which events have you recently supplied power to that “stand out”? (Within the last 3-4 months) What equipment was required/What did you supply? What were some of the main considerations when it came to supplying the right type/correct amount of power for this event? How did you work with [...]

Improved Water Resistance

2019-02-21T12:46:29+00:00April 27th, 2018|Himoinsa|

New Himoinsa Canopy Seal that Minimises Water Ingress As part of its policy of continuous improvement of product and service quality, Himoinsa has modified the design and composition of its canopies to minimise water ingress in extreme conditions of rain and snow. From January 2018, all Himoinsa generator set canopies will have a new, [...]

Power Cube – 500L Built-In Fuel Tank as Standard

2019-02-21T12:49:51+00:00April 23rd, 2018|Himoinsa|

From now on, all available Power Cube models with an FPT or MTU engine feature a 500L built-in fuel tank as standard.Until now, these diesel generator sets offered quick connections to external fuel tanks and built-in tanks were only available as an optional extra.This product update means that all available models will now be manufactured [...]

People Have the Power

2017-12-13T18:14:41+00:00December 13th, 2017|Midas News|

People Have the Power The investment in kit and personnel at Midas continues, in step with the company’s considerable workload within/without the entertainment industry. Beneath a six figure spend on Himoinsa machines, affectionately known as ‘the business’, Midas has bought two new Hiab trucks to give its distribution arm greater flexibility. “Our [...]