SABC Projects

Recent Installations

 

Company: SABC Auckland Park – Tender RBF/08/04

Dates: May 2011

Job description: STUDIO UPGRADE

SUPPLY OF SOLID STATE LOGIC C200HD CONSOLE FOR M1 MUSIC STUDIO

The intention of this project was to upgrade the M1 music studio. Hi-Tech Audio supplied the SSL C200HD console for this project. The SSL C200HD music console is the top of the range state of the art consoles in the world. The SABC is the first in Africa to own one of these consoles.

Our responsibilities included

  • Import and deliver the Console
  • Installation of the console in M1 studio
  • Commissioning of the console
  • Training the staff in operations and service
  • On going support


Company: SABC Auckland Park – RB29 Project

Dates: October 2006 – April 2008

Job description: RADIO PARK FOYER UPGRADE

ON AIR STUDIOS FOR 5 FM, METRO FM & RADIO2000

RADIO2000 On-Air Studio 1

 

 

METRO FM On-Air Studio 1

 

 

RADIO2000 On-Air Studio 1

 

 

METRO FM On-Air Studio 2

 

 

5 FM On-Air Studio 1

 

 

RADIO2000 On-Air Studio 1

 

Hi -Tech Audio was appointed as the Audio Consultant and Acoustician for the RB29 Project.

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.

 

Company: SABC Auckland Park – RB35 Project

Dates: June 2006 – June 2007

Job description:

PRODUCTION STUDIOS FOR 5 FM & METRO FM

METRO FM Production Studio 1

 

 

5 FM Production Studio 1

 

 

 

5 FM Production Studio 2

 

 

METRO FM Production Studio 2

 

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 ProtoolsHD, 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.

 

 

 

Company: SABC Auckland Park – RB34 Project

Dates: June 2006 – May 2007

Job description:

TEMPORARY STUDIOS FOR 5 FM & METRO FM NOW THEN HANDED OVER TO LESEDI FM & UMHLOBO WENENE

5 FM Temp Studio 1

 

 

METRO FM Temp Studio 1

 

 

5 FM Temp Studio 1

 

 

METRO FM Temp Studio 1

 

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 LESEDI 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.

 

Company: SABC Auckland Park – PR28 Project

Dates: March 2006 – May 2007

Job description:

NEWS CURRENT AFFAIRS STUDIOS RELOCATION & STUDIOS FOR SAFM & RSG

NEWS Reading Booth 1

 

 

SAFM On-Air Studio 1

 

 

ONE MAN On-Air Studio

 

 

SAFM On-Air Studio 2

 

 

NEWS Editing Booth 1

 

 

RSG On-Air Studio 1

 

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

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.

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.