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PACCIN Rigging Workshop 2020 FRIDAY September 18, 2020

  • 09/18/2020
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Delaware Art Museum, 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE 19806
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  • PACCIN member in good standing.
  • Not currently a member of PACCIN

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We are pleased to announce a one-day rigging workshop to be held at the Delaware Art Museum in Wilmington, DE on May 1, 2020.  THIS PAGE IS FOR FRIDAY REGISTRATION ONLY!

 Membership early bird Registration January 6-17th 2020. 

Early bird registration for this workshop is open from January 6-17, 2020 for current PACCIN members in good standing. Registration fee is $75 for members, $100 for non-members. Slots will fill quickly, so don't delay!

Morning presentations and afternoon demonstrations

  • Morning presentations will cover compression lifting rigs, a conceptual framework for rigging, and a review of various rigging equipment. 
  • Afternoon rigging demonstrations will cover various methods of lifting an object, along with a review of the equipment used with a gantry. 
  • Attendees will also be provided a rigging focused tour of the DAM collection.  Using real-life examples at the museum, instructors will facilitate group discussions on how to move various objects using correct equipment, safety measures and methods learned throughout the workshop.

Evening Social event, too!

After a hard day's rigging, you may want to relax with your colleagues, so be sure to register for the Beers with Peers event on Friday evening.

Workshop Hotel Information.

PACCIN has reserved a block of rooms at the Courtyard Wilmington Downtown. Follow this link to make your reservation:

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