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04 April 2012

Lincoln Electric Selected as Welding Equipment Supplier of Syfy’s New Reality Show, Dream Machines, from Triage Entertainment

Dream Machines features Parker Brothers’ Concepts, custom vehicle builders, bringing imaginative vehicles to life.



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Cleveland – Their motto is “Dream big. Build bigger,” and the Parker Brothers deliver on that promise in a big way on Dream Machines, Syfy’s new reality show premiering Tuesday, April 10 at 10 PM ET/PT.
 
Dream Machines follows Florida-based brothers Marc and Shanon Parker as they take the most imaginative vehicles ever seen in movies, comic books and TV shows, and engineer them into on-the-road realities. There's no design challenge too fantastical – or even impossible – for the brothers to take on, and each week they'll stop at nothing to create these one-of-a-kind "dream machines" for their vast array of celebrity and collector clients. 
 
The show’s production company, Triage Entertainment, chose Lincoln Electric as its exclusive provider of welding equipment and personal protection gear, including VIKING™ helmets and jackets, gloves, caps and safety glasses from the Lincoln Electric Red Line™ Welding Apparel line.
 
Dream Machines, which has been picked up for six episodes, is produced by Triage Entertainment with Steve Kroopnick (Iron Chef America) serving as executive producer. Steve Nigg (American Chopper, UFO Hunters) is co-executive producer. 
 
About Lincoln Electric
The Lincoln Electric Company, headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, is the world leader in the design, development and manufacture of arc welding products, robotic arc welding systems, fume extraction equipment and plasma and oxyfuel cutting equipment. The company holds a leading global position in the brazing and soldering alloys market.
 
About Triage Entertainment
Formed in 1997, Triage Entertainment has remained one of Hollywood’s most respected independent production companies.  Over the last fifteen years, the company has produced a wide variety of award-winning original series and specials for network television, cable and first run syndication, including  one of television’s most watched programs – the live season finale of the blockbuster CBS series, “Survivor.”  Triage also produces all shows in the Iron Chef franchise including ten seasons of the flagship series “Iron Chef: America,” five seasons of the spin-off competition, “The Next Iron Chef,” and the upcoming series “Iron Chef: Countdown” on Cooking Channel. Triage has initiated production of the Iron Chef franchise in Australia and the United Kingdom as well.
 
About Syfy
Syfy is a media destination for imagination-based entertainment. With year round acclaimed original series, events, blockbuster movies, classic science fiction and fantasy programming, a dynamic Web site (www.Syfy.com), and a portfolio of adjacent business (Syfy Ventures), Syfy is a passport to limitless possibilities. Originally launched in 1992 as SCI FI Channel, and currently in more than 98 million homes, Syfy is a network of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies. (Syfy. Imagine greater.)
 
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Lincoln Electric Media Contacts:
Robin Suttell – rsuttell@fallscommunications.com or 216.696.0229
Greg Coleman – greg_coleman@lincolnelectric.com or 216.383.2462
 
Syfy Media Contact:
Stephen Cox – stephen.cox@nbcuni.com or 212.664.4639
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