We control the show

Theme Parks | Multimedia Shows | Museums | Installations


The Show Control Experts

db Show Control & Automation are a technical solutions company with offices in the UK and UAE.

We design, build, install, program and commission specialist show control & automation systems.

Our robust, elegantly engineered show control solutions are at the core of the worlds the most demanding multimedia shows, theme park rides, museums, interactive visitor centres and AV installations.

Our solutions run 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, world-wide.


Technical Design

Show control design consulting from the show control experts. 
We produce detailed technical designs, from high level control philosophy flow diagrams, to detailed electrical drawings, schematics, cable schedules, IP and IO schedules - Everything that is required to deliver the project.


Robust, reliable and elegantly engineered control system programming.
We program show control systems from Medialon and Alcorn McBride, PLC systems from Beckhoff and Allen Bradley, video systems from 7th Sense Design and Modulo, audio systems from QSC / QSYS and Peavey... Amongst many others.


Manufacture of specialist custom show control systems.
We supply technical solutions, from small one box controllers to complete park-wide, networked theme park show control systems. We design and build everything in house in our UK workshops then ship world wide as required.


From concept to completion, our turnkey technical solutions realise the creative design.
Large scale, often long term projects involving complete technical design, manufacture, programming, installation and project management of the delivery of the systems.

Clients | Projects | Partners

Our clients include the worlds leading theme parks, event production companies, museums and design consultants. Projects worldwide.


Member of the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions

Member of the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions

Member of the Themed Entertainment Association

Member of the Themed Entertainment Association

MEDIALON Certified Programming Partner

MEDIALON Certified Programming Partner