Klotz Digital Awarded New Contracts
Apr 8, 2002 12:00 PM
Munich, Germany � Apr 8, 2002 - Klotz Digital has been awarded a contract from Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFM/RL). The European branch of Voice of America has ordered Vadis technology to equip 57 broadcast studios including all 43 studios of the operational center located in Prague, five studios in Moscow, two studios for Caucasian services and seven Studios for Radio Free Afghanistan.
Italy's third largest broadcaster - Radio Televisione Lombarda (RTL) � trusts in Klotz Digital platform technology. The Italian broadcaster uses Klotz Digital's VADIS equipment to merge radio (RTL 102.5) and television (RTL Hitchannel). Two Vadis systems were supplied: In RTL's operations center in Milan Klotz Digital installed one shared Vadis main control room system for television and radio and four consoles including one On-Air console for audio or video. In RTL's regional studio in Rome one main control room and eight mixers were installed.
Radio Forth and WestSound, both regional radio stations located in Scotland that are part of Scottish Radio Holding, will be digitalized by Klotz Digital. The projects involve the installation of three studios and a main control room (MCR) at WestSound and two studios plus additional MCR equipment at Radio Forth. The Vadis platforms are being supplied via Klotz Digital's UK dealer Clyde Broadcast.
The Arabian Radio Network (ARN), running its headquarters in Dubai Media City, ordered two Vadis D.C.II On-Air consoles, one Paradigm console, one D.C.II Production console, four journalists edit desks and central digital audio switching. ARN is a young broadcaster and launched its program on September 1st 2001.
THIBA, another broadcaster located in Dubai, awarded Klotz Digital a contract for central digital audio switching, two Vadis D.C.II consoles and two Paradigm consoles.