NEP Sweden, a division of NEP Europe, has selected EVS XT4K ChannelMAX servers to drive the ingest, playout, slow motion replay and highlights production within its new UHD-1 OB truck. The mobile production unit was used for the first time for live coverage of the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship from the Royal Arena in Copenhagen.
Gearhouse Broadcast, a supplier of technical facilities, crew and services, has completed two studios for the Globo Group in central Moscow for its international football coverage of the World Cup soccer tournament. It has also delivered additional audio/video signal routing, standards conversion, distribution and QC monitoring facilities for TV Globo within the International Broadcast Centre (IBC) in Moscow.
Production company UFA broadcast the final of German reality talent show “DSDS - Deutschland sucht den Superstar” simultaneously in UHD and HD over the RTL network. The simulcast used Studio Berlin’s new 16-camera 4K/UHD mobile production unit, OB9, built by Broadcast Solutions.
Madrid-based Tilt, a bespoke audio and video broadcast service provider, is reaping the benefits of a 48-fader Artemis Light console from Calrec for its UM003HD mobile production unit.
UK production services company Trickbox TV, is continuing its expansion with the launch of its bespoke 12-camera portable production unit (PPU) flypack. The new multi-camera OB solution provides a scalable unit for small to large scale HD and UHD outside broadcast and studio productions including: broadcast, corporate, live streaming, events, live music, festivals and conferences.
UK-based broadcast and pro audio rental company, Plus 4 Audio, has added two new Calrec 44-fader Summa audio mixing consoles to its line of rental inventory.