Grass Valley Tapped for Qatar TV Upgrade
May 16, 2012
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF.: The Qatari Television Support and Development
Committee has selected Grass Valley for a modernization project for Qatar TV. Grass Valley will be providing a complete master
control room solution for the new Broadcast Center in Doha. Grass Valley’s
Trinix NXT router with integrated multiviewers is being used alongside the
Maestro master control system.
The design for Qatar
TV’s new Broadcast Center focuses on adaptive and flexible workflows, while being
future-proofed for emerging technologies, such as 3 Gbps 1080p. Grass Valley is
providing the systems integration, installation, and commissioning for this multi-million
The project called
for the complete turnkey development and delivery of the new broadcasting center.
Grass Valley system architects scoped the requirements and designed the complete
system, with support from a third-party system integrator. The project also includes
training Qatar TV staff on the new technologies and workflows, and a continuing