Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, SVG Europe

Broadcast Rental Heads Into the Saudi Arabian Desert for Live Dakar Rally Coverage

Making TV during the Dakar Rally involves dust, a lot of miles, and long journeys through foreign lands. Plus the challenge of establishing satellite links to broadcast live, every single day for two weeks. System and RF engineers Jeroen Klaver and Arno Maandonks from Broadcast Rental met those challenges and with SVG Europe, they look […]  More

PDC Delivers Record-Breaking World Darts from Ally Pally to Digital Platforms

Ahead of the recent William Hill PDC World Darts Championship, the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) partnered with Grabyo to deliver an agile content proposition in real-time across its digital channels. With the closure of SnappyTV, which is now part of Twitter’s Media Studio, PDC needed the ability to capture every twist and turn from the […]  More

NRK Rolls Out Single-Expanding OB24 Trailer for Winter Sports Coverage

Lithuanian system integrator TVC has completed construction of an OB trailer for Norwegian public broadcaster NRK around a Lawo IP audio infrastructure, including mc²56 mixing console, a UHD Core processing engine and VSM control. The new vehicle is an investment for NRK’s ambitious future productions and is part of a technological standardisation within the broadcast […]  More

Eurovision Services Named Principal Distributor of Premier League Until 2022

Premier League Productions (PLP) has chosen Eurovision Services as the principal global distributor of the Premier League for three seasons starting with the 2019-20 campaign. Eurovision Services is using its hybrid fibre and satellite network to control, distribute and monitor content produced by PLP in both HD and UHD worldwide and is also distributing the […]  More

FIFA Certifies EVS Xeebra for Its Virtual Offside Line

EVS’ Xeebra AI-driven offside line technology has successfully completed FIFA’s Quality Programme for Virtual Offside Lines (VOL). The FIFA Quality Standard certification for VOL highlights the accuracy and consistency of the EVS solution. EVS took part in two independently run testing events in September 2019, hosted by LaLiga clubs Getafe CF and CD Leganés, that […]  More