Company: SABC Auckland Park
Dates: October 2006 - April 2008

Job description: RB29 Project
Hi-Tech Audio was appointed as the Audio Consultant for the RB29 Project.

RADIO PARK FOYER UPGRADE                                                              

The intention of this project is to build 5 State of the Art flagship Studios for 5 FM, METRO FM and a PUBLIC BROADCAST STATION each with adjacent Production Studios in the new upgraded Radio Park Foyer. These Studios are equipped with the cutting edge of technology and can be compared to the best in the world. This project will only be complete in March 2008.

Our responsibilities included                                   

  • Systems Design including Technical Furniture.
  • Acoustics.
  • Studio Cabling.
  • Provision of system design services.
  • Design reports.
  • Acoustical measurement reports including graphs.
  • Relevant design documents.
  • Equipment lists.
  • Drawings:
    • Block schematic.
    • Pictorial schematic.
    • Panel layout &
    • Rack layout.
  • And number of copies thereof.
  • Through to commissioning.
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Company: SABC Auckland Park
Dates: June 2006 - June 2007

Job description: RB35 Project

PRODUCTION STUDIOS FOR 5 FM & METRO FM

Hi -Tech Audio was appointed as the Audio Consultant for the RB35 Project.
                                                               
The intention of this project is to build 4 State of the Art Production Studios for 2 for 5 FM & 2 for METRO FM. These Studios are equipped with the most modern State of the Art equipment including Protools HD, Control 24 console, Focusrite Liquid Channel etc.

Our responsibilities included                                   

  • Systems Design including Technical Furniture.
  • Acoustics.
  • Studio Cabling.
  • Provision of system design services.
  • Design reports.
  • Acoustical measurement reports including graphs.
  • Relevant design documents.
  • Equipment lists.
  • Drawings:
    • Block schematic.
    • Pictorial schematic.
    • Panel layout &
    • Rack layout.
  • And number of copies thereof.
  • Through to commissioning.
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Company: SABC Auckland Park
Dates: June 2006 - May 2007

Job description: RB34 Project

TEMPORARY STUDIOS FOR 5 FM & METRO FM

The intention of this project is to build temporary “On Air” Studios for 5 FM & METRO FM to move into from their present location being the Radio Park Foyer. While they are operating in the new Temp Studios their new State of the Art Studios will be built back in the Radio Park Foyer and will replace their old original Studios. The Temp Studios are to be handed over to become the more up to date Studios for LASEDI FM & UMHLOBO WENENE after which 5 FM & METRO FM will move back to the foyer and into their new upgraded Studios.

Our responsibilities included                                   

  • Systems Design including Technical Furniture.
  • Acoustics.
  • Studio Cabling.
  • Provision of system design services.
  • Design reports.
  • Acoustical measurement reports including graphs.
  • Relevant design documents.
  • Equipment lists.
  • Drawings:
    • Block schematic.
    • Pictorial schematic.
    • Panel layout &
    • Rack layout.
  • And number of copies thereof.
  • Through to commissioning.
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Company: SABC Auckland Park
Dates: March 2006 - May 2007

Job description: PR28 Project

NEWS CURRENT AFFAIRS RELOCATION

Hi-Tech Audio was appointed as the Audio Consultant for the PR28 Project.

Our responsibilities included                                   

  • Systems Design including Technical Furniture.
  • Acoustics.
  • Studio Cabling.
  • Provision of system design services.
  • Design reports.
  • Acoustical measurement reports including graphs.
  • Relevant design documents.
  • Equipment lists.
  • Drawings:
    • Block schematic.
    • Pictorial schematic.
    • Panel layout &
    • Rack layout.
  • And number of copies thereof.
  • Through to commissioning.

This project took just over a year to complete and consisted of relocating and building from scratch 5 new all Digital Radio Studios for SAFM & RSG as well as 3 Digital News Reading Booths and 6 Digital Edit Booths. All 14 stations are able to digitally rout to and from Main Control from the TV building to Radio Park building.

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