March 14, 2017

Our job was to add a screeching noise just after the green man lit up to simulate a car jumping the red light then stopping.  I love a job like this.  Don’t get me wrong, I love installing projectors, creative lighting effects and other technology, but there’s nothing...

March 14, 2017

Looking down, head torch reflecting off the crystal clear water and making patterns on the tunnel wall, something stood out from amongst the slate riverbed...

December 13, 2016

60 minutes. One room. Locked door. Go.

If you've never experienced an escape room before, let me fill you in. The basic idea is that a small group of people are taken into a room that will be set up for a specific theme, common ones are offices, labs, prison cells; the...

September 8, 2016

Welsh? Work in Wales? Visited Wales in the last year?

If you match any of this list, then you're probably well aware of the success of 2016's 'Year of Adventure' campaign, organised by the Welsh Tourist Board. It saw (and is still seeing) record numbers of tourists floc...

July 5, 2016

As a company going through a time of real evolution and growth, Piranha have undertaken many firsts this year: first staff member whose role is solely focused on marketing (that would be me); first trainee engineer (our lovely Tom); first time building some purpose-bui...

May 4, 2016

As you've probably heard by now, Piranha recently undertook an awesome project in North Wales (which is quickly becoming our favourite place by the way) in which we collaboratively installed the new interactive and immersive tour for Llechwedd slate mine. One of the th...

April 14, 2016

There is a moment at the end of each project when the installs are complete, the systems are in place, and the vision has finally been realised, when you get to step back, take a breath, and look over what you have created. Last month we were able to enjoy this moment...

March 24, 2016

1. To keep up with the competition

The visitor attraction sector is growing, with 6.4million people visiting the British Museum (the UK's most popular attraction of 2015) last year. With all this traffic, it's no surprise that many attractions are spending increasing am...