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dB and Coronavirus

March 2020

Dear clients, partners, suppliers and all associated with dB Broadcast.

During this very difficult time, we are doing our utmost both to protect our employees, and to offer the best continuity of service to our clients.Read More

Best Wishes of the Season to All Our Customers!

December 2019

We would like to thank all our customers for their valued business in 2019 – this has been one of our busiest years!

Our thanks also go to all our vendors for their excellent support.

We wish everyone a Happy Xmas and a Prosperous 2020!

dB Broadcast a ‘Company to Inspire Britain’

June 2019

In its latest survey of British businesses, London Stock Exchange Group has compiled a list of the fastest growing and most dynamic small and medium-sized enterprises in its report “1000 Companies to Inspire Britain”. dB Broadcast is included, reflecting the company’s impressive growth record.

David Schwimmer, CEO of London Stock Exchange Group, said: “Ensuring that dynamic growth companies can realise their potential is vital to the UK’s future prosperity. Small and medium-sized enterprises drive growth, innovation and job creation, and are the lifeblood of the British economy. In the context of wider macro-economic uncertainty, supporting these businesses is critical to economic success and the creation of a society that works for everyone.”

“On behalf of LSEG, I warmly congratulate all the companies selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition.”

dB Attracts More Technical Talent

April 2019

dB has appointed Fergus Coulbeck as Project Engineer. He joins dB from Arqiva where he was a Transmission Controller, and was previously at ViewSat, gaining experience of both the technical and production aspects of media and broadcast.Read More

IP – Are We There Yet?

February 2019

IP networks are increasingly seen as the future for end-to-end broadcasting. Although computers and networks have been used in broadcast for a long time, getting the full potential benefit from IP networking means moving away from SDI interconnects, and adopting an architecture built entirely on IP networks.Read More

Meet Us at BVE 2019

January 2019

Our experts will be at BVE 2019 at ExCeL London next month, and would be delighted to meet you there and to discuss your broadcasting challenges and opportunities.Read More

Opportunities at dB Broadcast in 2019

November 2018

dB continues to experience a period of impressive growth with a line-up of top name clients and cutting edge projects in broadcast system installation. To maintain this momentum, and to enable us to fulfil further expected orders for broadcast systems in 2019, we now plan to recruit engineers and broadcast wiring technicians throughout the year.

We’ll be looking for both contract and full time staff, so if you have what it takes to be part of the UK’s leading system integrator, please email your details to:

Meet Us at IBC2018

August 2018

If you’re planning to visit IBC2018 in Amsterdam, we’d be delighted to meet you there. Our sales and engineering experts will be on hand to discuss your broadcasting challenges and system requirements.Read More

Reflections on Experience with LiveIP

February 2018

Having recently completed the conceptualisation, design and build of a pioneering, uncompressed end-to-end video-over-IP broadcast facility, the dB Broadcast Engineering team takes the opportunity to reflect on the experience, and offers guidance to those considering a move to an IP based approach.

State-of-the-art production facilities were completed for Bloomberg Television in London and feature cutting-edge, IP based technology that supports uncompressed end-to-end video-over-IP workflows, and provide a flexible, dynamic and future-proof platform.Read More

Is This the End for SDI?

October 2017

Why should broadcasters move to IP for production applications? After all, SDI has been around for nearly 30 years..

SDI has been around for nearly 30 years as an open standard and has served us well. Point to point connections provide a reliable network infrastructure and deliver superb studio video quality. SDI offers low levels of jitter and latency, is easy to deploy, and implementing frame accurate switching is straight forward.

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The view from IBC 2017

September 2017

The announcement at IBC by SMPTE that the IP standards ST-2110 parts 10, 20 and 30 are now formally approved is good news, says dB Broadcast, the UK’s leading broadcast systems integrator.
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Structured Cabling in a Broadcast Facility

July 2017

Being confronted with a complex nest of cabling, unmarked and undocumented, is the stuff of nightmares for broadcast engineers. Structured cabling design and installation, using standard cabling that can be configured to meet changing requirements, has been adopted in broadcast as it has in ICT to avoid these problems.

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Studio Upgrade at The Hospital Club

July 2017

dB Broadcast has completed a multi-phase upgrade to The Hospital Club’s Studio facilities in central London. The studio and control room support the latest 3G HD-SDI video format productions, and provide a future upgrade path to 4K.

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New Graduate Engineering Appointments

October 2016

dB Broadcast is now the UK’s leading systems integrator (SI) following a strong period of growth, according to the company. In a period of rapid expansion, dB has recruited at various levels across the firm, becoming the country’s largest SI and boosting its ability to take on some of the industry’s biggest projects.Read More

dB Broadcast Expands to Become UK’s Leading SI

April 2016

dB Broadcast is now the UK’s leading systems integrator (SI) following a strong period of growth, according to the company. In a period of rapid expansion, dB has recruited at various levels across the firm, becoming the country’s largest SI and boosting its ability to take on some of the industry’s biggest projects.Read More

Project for the International Criminal Court

January 2016

dB Broadcast has installed the broadcast system and audio visual facilities for the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague. This first new permanent home for the ICC was handed over in November 2015 and is now in operation.

The project involved designing, installing and commissioning a full broadcast solution for new state of the art courtrooms, incorporating the latest high definition broadcast technology.Read More

Cardinal iMDU Selected for DAB Roll Out

December 2014

dB Broadcast is supplying its Cardinal intelligent Mains Distribution Unit (iMDU) for the UK roll out of DAB transmitter systems, now under way and managed by Arqiva.  Adoption of the Cardinal iMDU as standard equipment was made by Arqiva after a detailed design and evaluation exercise.Read More

New HD Studio Facility Benefits Journalism Students

September 2014

Students at City University London will now have access to the latest HD TV studio production technology, thanks to a major upgrade designed and implemented by leading broadcast systems integrator dB Broadcast. dB worked fast to upgrade the University’s studio and location camera facilities from SD to an HD virtual studio in time for the start of the new academic year in September.Read More

Single Camera Interview Positions

September 2014

BBC News viewers can now enjoy higher quality live interviews from around the country thanks to a new system of ‘single camera’ interview facilities supplied by dB Broadcast. Designed for one-person operation, the new facilities allow interviews to be carried out rapidly and without the need for full camera crews or studios to be on standby.Read More


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