U.S.-Based Company Supplies Industry-Leading Pyrotechnic Technology for the London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony

Jul 30, 2012, 10:32 ET from FireOne

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., July 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FireOne, developer of the world's most advanced digital firing system and integrated fireworks-to-music choreography system, is proud to be a part of the 2012 Olympic opening ceremony.

"We are honored to be a part of the Olympic Games again this year," said Dan Barker, president of FireOne, a U.S.-based company.  "Our employees work tirelessly to ensure that the world's most visible events and celebrations are executed safely and seamlessly. Seeing their efforts broadcast across the globe, during the most exciting sporting event of the year, is thrilling to say the least."

The company has been the pioneer of the integration of software and hardware used in the world's most spectacular fireworks shows since its inception over two decades ago.   Since then, FireOne's technologies have been deployed to some of the world's biggest events and celebrations.  These include past Olympic Games, Super Bowls, Fourth of July and New Year's Eve celebrations, nightly theme park celebrations worldwide, and spectacular grand openings in cities including Las Vegas and Dubai. 

FireOne clients include leading fireworks companies in the United States and prominent international clients from Australia, Spain, the United Kingdom, Germany, Canada, Brazil, Venezuela, Mexico, Russia, Japan, and many other countries. 

Phil Grucci, creative director and executive vice president of Fireworks by Grucci, one of the world's most prominent fireworks companies, and a long-time FireOne customer, said FireOne's technologies provide "great flexibility" and "unrivaled accuracy."  "FireOne is the system we deploy for our most demanding applications, because it's the system we place our full confidence in to deliver every time," Grucci said. Grucci produced the largest fireworks display in the world for the grand opening of the Palm Jumierah in Dubai with the precision, flexibility and confidence in the FireOne system.

FireOne's software and hardware are the industry leader in spectacular fireworks displays at the Olympics and thousands of other high-profile events.  The performance of its system has been exceptional due to state-of-the-art technology and the dedicated and innovative FireOne team.  

About FireOne:

FireOne manufactures firing systems and choreography software for the fireworks industry.  Our revolutionary 2-Wire and wireless system is, without exception, the world's most technologically advanced firing system. Used world-wide in critical and demanding applications, FireOne is recognized as the leader in firing systems.

For more information, please visit http://www.fireone.com/.