Entries by Tim Grevenitz

Modernization of the ARD-aktuell studios

Studio Hamburg Media Consult International (MCI) GmbH had been awarded by the North German Broadcasting (NDR) to realize the entire modernization of the production technology equipment for the ARD-aktuell studios at the end of July 2011. As a general contractor the MCI performed the tasks as announced in the EU-wide awarded order, which included the […]

Ross Video acquires Unreel LLC

Ross Video announced at NAB 2014 that it has acquired Unreel LLC, a augmented reality (AR) and virtual set (VS) solutions provider based in Massachusetts. The acquisition makes Ross Video the only company in the broadcast industry that’s able to offer a single-vendor turnkey AR/VS studio solution. “Cost and complexity have, in the past, confined […]

MCI builds Ü55 radio SNG for NDR in Kiel

In December 2012 NDR commissioned Studio Hamburg Media Consult International (MCI) GmbH to create the radio SNG Ü55 for the state’s broadcasting studio of Schleswig-Holstein located in Kiel. Being one of the biggest radio SNGs at NDR Kiel, the Ü55 is in continuous operation at reporting of current events, music productions, church services, pre-productions, live […]

MCI renews self-op studios at MCS Thüringen

In the past 10 years MCI was responsible for the entire technical renewal of MCS Radio self-op studios for MDR Landesfunkhaus [state broadcast studios] Thüringen. At that the two already existing broadcast studios were renewed from the ground up. In the course of the project, the studios were equipped with state-of-the-art technology and custom-made, high-quality […]