CVS International Ltd


We have been operating since our establishment 1987 and are specialists in audio visual equipment hire in London. We are renowned as one of the leaders in the short term hire of audio visual, video and computer equipment with branches throughout the UK including Central London, Essex, Kent, Suffolk and Birmingham.

As well as audio visual equipment hire in London, we deliver all over Europe. We will supply a single item for one day up to a full-scale conference including computer data projection, large sound systems, impressive lighting rigs and set design.   Over the years we have developed an events department to handle all of our conferences and live shows. Our team has a vast amount of experience, which shows in every project they work on. 

Lighting Equipment Hire

We provide an unbeatable lighting equipment hire service. Whether a basic conference package or a programmable lighting show using moving-heads and pyrotechnics, we offer an unbeatable service. Our lighting team make sure even the smallest of hires are installed to the highest standard.

In addition to our lighting equipment hire, we have a vast stock of truss, stands, effects, control, dimmers and power distribution.

Sound and PA Hire

We specialise in sound and PA hire. Our sound and PA hire service includes the stock of a vast range of audio equipment available for dry-hire at excellent rates. Whether a small PA system or full-scale concert rig for 10,000 people, we provide equipment to suit within budget.

Recent projects include providing a solution for 700 choir singers supported by a seven piece live band. Our sound engineers will ensure every hire is installed without fault whatever the size, wherever the venue.

Staging Hire

For the most comprehensive staging hire options, come to us direct. With our staging hire, unlike many other systems, our conference staging is superb quality and very quick to install. The decks are finished in dark grey carpet and can be installed in any configuration making it easy to achieve almost any shape or size.

The staging system has been independently load tested to over 1000kg per square meter uniform distributed load, and is fire-rated in accordance with British standards.

Plasma Hire

Our extensive hire capabilities also cover plasma hire.

Our dedicated and focused team become passionate and committed to the shows they work on. We offer complete technical project management, in-depth knowledge of venues, a 24-hour help line, fixed price packages and a vast stock of equipment, giving you the complete solution for your conference with our plasma hire services and solutions..

Conference and Event Equipment Hire

Our unique conference and event equipment hire resources will make every event memorable. With our well-proven track record with conference and event equipment hire, we know a conference needs that extra touch normal AV companies cannot offer.

Let your conference stand out from your competitors: whether a one off event or a product launch tour, our conference division can provide all of your requirements. Whatever and wherever the venue, we have the people, products and expertise to help.

Filming Equipment

Our unique hire services also cover various options in filming equipment. We take charge of your video production from scripting through to the shoot. Our team have over 25 years of experience in all aspects of production, including broadcast, corporate, promotional, training programmes, and live events. Recent credits include BAFTA, The British Army and Bentley.

With filming equipment ranging from Mini-DV through to Digi-Beta, we cater for productions of any budget.


As well as filming equipment, we also have extensive knowledge and expertise with post-production services such as editing. We offer various digital non-linear editing suites for hire, all well-equipped and set in comfortable, air conditioned surroundings making even the longest edit more enjoyable.

We edit from any video format, incorporating graphics and 3D effects in real time at very competitive hourly rates. Our team of in-house editors have a broad range of skills, which compliment any broadcast, corporate or multimedia application they are working on. This is all available at extremely competitive prices.

DVD Duplication

For an unbeatable DVD duplication, we have the service for you. We offer various CD and DVD duplication solutions in-house which allow us to handle projects of any size. Whether you require a single copy or are looking for a run of 100,000,
we manage the project from start to finish including mastering, duplicating, printing and packaging.

We handle most formats including CD-R, CD-RW, VCD, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD5 and DVD9.

Video Production

We also specialise in video production. Video is distributed in many different forms, primarily on disk and over the internet.   We look after most forms of encoding including MPEG1, MPEG2, Windows Media, Quicktime, AVI and Realvideo. Using superb quality hardware encoding methods, all of these formats can be created quickly at very competitive rates. We provide the ultimate video production service.
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