GeckoFlex Press Release Archive — 2010
November 18, 2010
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., November 18, 2010 — Grass Valley™ is supplying a broad range of products, including a complete newsroom system, production and master control switchers, and infrastructure equipment for the first high-definition television service in Bangladesh. Maasranga Television, part of the SQUARE Group began broadcasting test transmissions from its new center in Dhaka on October 10, 2010.
November 4, 2010
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., November 04, 2010 — At the NATEXPO convention (Moscow, November16-19, 2010) Grass Valley™ will demonstrate a range of its products, designed to deliver high-quality and high-performance, coupled with practicality and affordability. A particular focus will be on Grass Valley's world-leading solutions for sport and live production, as well as equipment for professional AV users.
October 19, 2010
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., October 19, 2010 — As part of its on-going development in Africa, Grass Valley™ is supplying a turnkey high-definition TV production studio, complete with cameras, video production switcher, routers, and a shared-storage editing environment to Multimedia Group Ltd. (MGL), operators of Multi TV (a new digital satellite multi-channel TV station) based in Ghana.
September 9, 2010
Amsterdam, The Netherlands (IBC — Stand 1.D11), September 09, 2010 — Sistema Estatal de Radio y Televisión (SERTV), the public television station in Ciudad de Panamá (Panama City), is building a new high-definition production studio with a full complement of multi-format HD production and signal distribution technology from Grass Valley™ that is set to go on-air by the end of November. The government-run agency is upgrading an existing analog control room full of Grass Valley production equipment that is still operational today.
September 9, 2010
Amsterdam, The Netherlands (IBC — Stand 1.D11), September 09, 2010 — Rede Record Network, Brazil’s second-largest television network, is once again upgrading its TV Record news production facilities with the latest digital production technologies from Grass Valley™. After years of successfully deploying and operating a standard-definition production infrastructure based on Grass Valley equipment, the network is nearing completion of a new high-definition production studio and control room that is equipped with a full complement of Grass Valley HD production technologies.
September 9, 2010
Amsterdam, The Netherlands (IBC — Stand 1.D11), September 09, 2010 — Grass Valley™ has provided virtually all of the technical and creative equipment for a new outside broadcast unit for leading Scandinavian specialist Mediatec. The eight camera, high definition unit will be based in Norway.
August 17, 2010
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., August 17, 2010 (Booth# 8A08) — The BIRTV 2010 conference, taking place August 23-26, at the China International Exhibition Center in Beijing, China, will showcase the latest high-definition cameras, editing, servers, switchers, and signal distribution platforms from Grass Valley™. These platforms are among the most popular, flexible, and cost effective production and distribution tools available to broadcasters and video production professionals in the region and throughout the world.
May 19, 2010
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., May 19, 2010 – On June 19, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden will marry Daniel Westling. This will be the first royal wedding in Sweden in more than 30 years, with particularly high interest in the event in Sweden itself and the rest of the EU. National broadcaster SVT will be providing coverage of the entire day of ceremonies including the wedding itself at Storkyrkan in Stockholm. The wedding will be attended by heads of state from across Europe and others, with a guest list exceeding 1,000 people. SVT plans to use one high definition Outside Broadcast truck hired from Mediatec Broadcast Sweden to cover the festivities on the eve of the wedding.
May 4, 2010
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., May 4, 2010 — The 2010 NBA Playoffs began on April 18 and is being broadcast live on ABC, ESPN, TNT, and NBA TV using the latest Grass Valley™ high-definition production technology.
April 10, 2010
Las Vegas (National Association of Broadcasters Convention – Booth# SL106) April 10, 2010 — Following similar technology upgrades across its entire network, Brazil's Empresa Paulista de Televisão (EPTV), which is a part of the TV Globo Network, is now upgrading its studio and news production facilities in the city of Ribeirao Preto, in São Paulo, to tapeless news and high-definition operations with a full complement of Grass Valley™ HD production and signal distribution equipment.
April 10, 2010
Las Vegas (National Association of Broadcasters Convention – Booth# SL106) April 10, 2010 — Popular programming for the Fox Sports and Fox Sports+ Mexico network is now originating from a new high-definition production facility in México City, that includes numerous file-based production and distribution equipment and systems from Grass Valley™.
February 24, 2010
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., February 24, 2010 – To meet the country’s growing demand for high-definition entertainment and sports programming, Inter Ação Video ltda (IAV), a premiere video production company in São Paulo, Brazil, is building a new HD-capable OB van with a full complement of Grass Valley™ production technologies, systems, and integration services.
February 9, 2010
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., February 9, 2010 — High-definition production equipment from Grass Valley™ will be extensively used in temporary production studios and on-site at many of the venues in and around Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, to bring home the live and tape-delayed telecasts of this year’s Winter Games in pristine HD to millions of worldwide viewers from February 12–28.