06.24.2005 12:00 AM
Cordillera Automates with Harris, Taps Leitch for Transmission
Cordillera Communications is centralizing and updating broadcast gear for some of its TV stations.

The Duluth, Minn.-based owner of 11 TV stations has selected Harris automation for a centralization project in Montana and for stations in California and Colorado. Cordillera is creating a central "hub" at KXLF, a full-power station in Butte, Montana. At the hub, content will be ingested, prepared and distributed to another full-powered station, KBZK in Bozeman and a low-power station, KXLH in Helena. At KOAA in Colorado Springs, Harris will upgrade an ADC system to automate playout of an independent weather channel.

Cordillera has also has selected Leitch Nexio servers for KOAA, KVOA in Tucson, Ariz. and KSBY in San Luis Obispo, Calif.

Andy Suk, director of engineering, Cordillera Communications said that the company chose the Leitch systems in part, because of its after-sales support.
"When you're dealing with 11 stations, it's the ability to get consistent, immediate support that really makes a difference," he said.

Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found

Tuesday 03:07 PM
WMUR-TV Says FAA Drone Rules Preclude ENG
The FAA’s current rules and proposed ban on flight over people, requirement of visual line of sight and restriction on nighttime flying, effectively prohibit broadcasters from using UAS for newsgathering. ~ WMUR-TV General Manager Jeff Bartlett

Manor Marketing /   Tuesday 10:32 AM
Cobham takes on American Ninja Warrior
ignite strategic communications /   Tuesday 07:12 PM
Bexel Expands Inventory with Investment in Fujinon Cabrio Lenses

Featured Articles
Product News
Discover TV Technology