ETC acquires Daktronics’ rigging division

Middleton-based Electronic Theatre Controls, Inc., and Daktronics announced ETC’s acquisition of Daktronic’s Vortek rigging division, which makes rigging products. Terms were not disclosed.

ETC, which manufactures entertainment lighting-control systems, architectural controls, spotlights, and LED fixtures, will be integrating Vortek’s operations over the next several months. Product manufacturing will be consolidated into ETC’s new 355,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Mazomanie.