December 2017 I Continuation of the digitisation phases in the State of Niger

Studiotech Belgium is actively continuing the task of migrating to digital in Niger where a DVB-T2 terrestrial television network and 58 transmission stations are being installed and commissioned.

Specific Studiotech training courses are currently being given to ORTN engineers, technicians and operators who have taken possession of an 8 camera DSNG vehicle and a radio van supplied by Studiotech Belgium.

The ORTN DSNG vehicle was entirely designed in Brussels to react favourably to sub-Saharan climatic conditions.

Danny Bax, a Studiotech Belgium Project Manager, accompanied the first outings of these vehicles to remote desert areas, which gave rise to sometimes surprising encounters...