State-of-the-art equipment and qualified technical staff
Technical equipment: The Palais des congrès offers the latest in technology and lighting. Our team of experts will evaluate your needs and offer you the best solutions for a successful event, no matter how elaborate it is.
Technical staff: We only hire highly-qualified experts when it comes to working with specialized equipment that requires specific training. For instance, our technicians are ETCP (Entertainment Technician Certified Program) certified, the only rigging certification presently recognized in North America.
Electricity and plumbing
Electricity: Our priority is to make sure the electrical installations at the Palais des congrès are safe and reliable. Our master electrician is in charge of connecting all the necessary electrical equipment and ensures that the appropriate Québec Electrical Code standards are constantly met.
Technical specifications: Electricity - 60 Hz, all forms of voltage
Plumbing: Rooms 210, 220, and 230 of the Exhibition level are designed with wiring/plumbing channels and ports stationed every 30 ft. (9 m) for the supply of water, drainage, and compressed air.
Technical specifications: Water and drainage - pressure at 75 psig or 520 kPa; Compressed air - standard pressure at 100 psig or 690 kPa
Lighting is essential in creating the proper atmosphere and to transform a room into an inspiring and unique space. We offer a broad range of services from lighting design to equipment installation. Our designers can add depth, texture, and colour to your events, particularly with the aid of intelligent lighting systems.
Dynamic digital system
Our dynamic signage system, featuring 86 55” HD screens and including a 90 sq. ft. video wall, facilitates the flow of traffic inside the Palais and ensures visitors find their way around with ease. Our screens also provide you with a wide range of advertising options and the opportunity to add to your visibility. In addition, they are an effective medium for streaming information tailored to your audience, whether about the event itself or your sponsors.