Vortek, a division of Daktronics Inc, has introduced the Infinity Series controller and the Heavy-Duty series hoist. The control system, recognized with German BGV-C1 and 61508 SIL-3 certifications, features engineering by UNICAN, a German control company known for its theatrical, performance-based control solutions. The new line of Heavy-Duty hoists complements the standard Classic series of hoists. With lifting capabilities up to 4,000lbs and speeds up to 234’ per minute, the new theatrical rigging hoists are high-capacity, high-speed hoists capable of variable configurations. www.vortekrigging.com