Dave Ragains’ abilities as a broadcast and maintenance engineer are vital to ensuring our US hire fleet is regularly serviced and kept in full working order. However, his knowledge goes far beyond preparing and maintaining equipment. He has held the positions of lead engineer, system design solutions architect, communications engineer and system technician. Dave is also a skilled communications system designer and operator, and is equally well-versed in fibre optic networks for carrying data, audio and video.
Sports and live events productions feature prominently on Dave’s CV. He delivered communications design and engineering services for coverage of the NFL Draft, the 2016 Rio Olympics and Apple’s iTunes Festival, held in London, UK, from 2010 to 2016 and in Austin, Texas in 2014.
He was also responsible for the broadcast audio infrastructure and IP network design and execution for Ultra Music Festival in Miami, as well as infrastructure design for coverage of several theme park openings.
Where needed, Dave is able to work with you to devise the best solution for your needs, ensuring that the equipment we provide is perfectly suited to your job, fully compatible with other technology you are using, and capable of performing the tasks you need it to do.
Even when his expert knowledge is not needed, Dave is still a key part of ensuring the success of your project. He is responsible for checking all equipment is in full working order when it is sent out to you, so you can rest assured that there won’t be unexpected hitches on your job.