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TOMCAT's New Workshop for the 2010 LDInstitute

TOMCAT USA, Inc. is pleased to announce a new workshop for the 2010 LDInstituteâ„¢. Registration has begun for TOMCAT USA's “Safely Building the Beast” which will take place on October 20 & 21, 2010 in conjunction with the LDI Show in Las Vegas, Nevada.

During this ETCP recognized workshop, participants will receive top notch training from industry experts over a day and a half. Day one consists of a half-day course on fall protection led by Bill Sapsis, President and founder of Sapsis Rigging, Inc. as well as a half-day course on truss design, use and theory taught by Will Todd, Product Support Manager for TOMCAT USA.

For the morning of day two, Will Todd and Keith Bohn of TOMCAT USA, Inc. will lead a session on ground supported and outdoor structures which includes an overview of design elements and safety consideration of these structures, examples of real world scenarios from the TOMCAT portfolio, as well as an opportunity to discuss attendees' own real world challenges.

You can find more information on the workshop here:

Online registration is available now at

Just use the TOMCAT workshop course number #L31.

The cost for the workshop is $495 before September 17, 2010 – after that date the cost will be $595. This includes all instruction and materials as well as lunch on the first day of the workshop, plus a pass for all three days of the LDI Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

For more information regarding any of TOMCAT USA's workshops, please contact Lisa Jebsen at 432-681-6725 or via email at [email protected]


TOMCAT USA, Inc. specializes in the fabrication of aluminum structural components for the entertainment, audiovisual, exhibition and worship industries as well as providing related products such as Columbus McKinnon theatrical chain hoists, custom electric assemblies, lighting products and rigging hardware. TOMCAT USA, Inc. is part of the Vitec Group plc.

Vitec is an international Group, principally serving customers in the worldwide media sector with products and services for the broadcast, entertainment and photographic industries. Vitec is based on strong, well known, premium brands that professionals rely on. Vitec is organised in three divisions: Imaging & Staging, Broadcast Systems and Broadcast Services. More information can be found at:

Monica Waterman

Communications Coordinator


2160 Commerce Dr.

Midland, Texas 79702


T +1 432 681 6750

[email protected]

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