About Us

Showtec is a trading division of DBtec ltd

Welcome to Showtec, here you can combine fantastic sound reproduction with amazing lighting to make your event or Gig a memorable experience.
Our engineers love to mix, or if you prefer to mix yourself we are on hand to lend advice if required. Our systems are well maintained and are provided with maximun headroom to ensure crystal clear sound reproduction.

We are based in West Yorkshire and our services cover all of Northern England


    DB electrical ltd started in 1987, specializing in critical power systems & the hire and installation of professional sound & lighting systems, the company grew to around £1M turnover in 1999 and after various re-structuring became DBtec ltd in Feb 2005.


    DBtec has specialised in critical power systems, sound & lighting hire, generator & show power distribution and associated electrical works since its inception in 1987, the company has experience in design, specification, installation, commissioning and maintenance of all components of a typical installation comprising the following :-

    • Diesel generators
    • UPS systems Hire & sales Hire up to 1.2Mw on trailer
    • PA systems to 20k or more if required
    • Lighting systems to 30kw including intelligent moving lights
    • Power distribution, generator power
    • Design of lighting for multi gig tours
    • Trucking and off loading plus rigging crew
    • Sound & lighting engineers if required

    Dbtec & Showtec Systems is owned by Dave Bamforth, a veteran of the musical circuit. From working in live bands since he could walk, Dave has built up a great deal of experience and he and his team know exactly what is required when it comes to providing you with the best possible live experience!