Videosys Broadcast Brings Pan & Tilt To Coverage Of The 2024 Boat Race

As Cambridge celebrated its double win over Oxford in the 2024 Boat Race, behind the scenes celebrations were also taking place at Videosys Broadcast to mark the success of an innovative new Pan and Tilt camera system, which was deployed for the first time this year. Designed by the company’s custom engineering division for broadcast […]

Presteigne Broadcast Hire North Expands Hire Desk

Presteigne Broadcast Hire North Expands Hire Desk

Crawley, West Sussex, 25 February, 2020 – Presteigne Broadcast Hire, a leading dry hire and total multi-location production equipment provider, today announced the appointment of Jane Skinner as Senior Hire Desk Co-ordinator. Reporting to Presteigne North Hire Manager Roy Gaterell, Skinner is based at the company’s northern office in Warrington, equidistant between Manchester and Liverpool. Skinner […]

Hitomi and Broadcast Wireless Systems will demo sync and alignment for remote production at IBC 2019

IBC 2019, 13-17 September, Stand 2.C11 — Hitomi Broadcast, manufacturer of MatchBox, the industry’s leading audio video alignment toolbox, is partnering with Broadcast Wireless Systems (BWS), manufacturer of the ultra-low latency BWS NanoPRO TX camera-back transmitter, to showcase remote production capabilities featuring Hitomi’s new ‘Matchbox Glass®’ iOS app at IBC 2019. Using a Sony PXW […]

Presteigne Broadcast Hire select Videosys Broadcast Camera Control System

Crawley, UK, 2nd April 2019: Videosys is pleased to announce the sale of five Camera Control Systems to Presteigne Broadcast Hire Ltd which will be used on a major sporting event on the River Thames in London on April 2019. Ben Hawker, Senior Supervisor RF and Special Cameras, Presteigne Broadcast Hire said, “As a premier […]

Presteigne Appoints New CTO To Focus On Strategic Technology Initiatives

Crawley, West Sussex, 23 July 2018 – Presteigne Broadcast Hire today announced the appointment of Simon Atkinson as chief technology officer. Reporting directly to Presteigne CEO Mike Ransome, Atkinson is responsible for overseeing all engineering activities including quality control, peak performance assessment as well as the development of strategic technology investment initiatives and market force evaluations. Atkinson arrives […]

Presteigne Announces Two Appointments

  Crawley, West Sussex, 21 June 2018 – Presteigne Broadcast Hire today announced the appointment of Danielle Fletcher and Lee Rowe as client account executives to its recently expanded Hire Desk. Fletcher comes to Presteigne from recent roles as account executive at Procam Television and Studio Facilities and Marketing Manager at SL Vision Limited. In […]

Presteigne Broadcast Expands Facilities

Presteigne Broadcast Hire, a leading dry hire and total multi-location production equipment provider, today announced that it has taken on an additional 21,000 square feet of warehouse, service, and operations space to meet demand. Following a recent multimillion pound investment in new cameras, lenses, tripods – as well as newly developed flyaway and de-rig technology […]

DTC Domo Broadcast technology deployed for The Cancer UK Boat Races 2017

DTC Domo Broadcast announced the deployment of 16 IP Mesh units and 32 PRORXB receivers supplied by Presteigne Broadcast Hire for the annual coverage of The Cancer UK Boat Races 2017 on Sunday 2 April. First raced by the men in 1829, and by women’s crews beginning in 1927, The Cancer Research UK Boat Races […]

Presteigne Broadcast Hire invests more than £2M in 4K

Presteigne Broadcast Hire today announced that is has taken delivery of more than £2M in new broadcast technology from Sony, Canon, Blackmagic, Vinten and others to further strengthen its dry hire stock inventories with the latest technologies. As 4K/UHD continues to gain acceptance, Presteigne can meet the mounting number of requests for 4K camera and […]

Presteigne supports Hogmanay celebrations

Presteigne Broadcast Hire provided all technology, project management, and system design for the video transmission system used by Edinburgh-based and Avesco Group sister company mclcreate Ltd. for the live coverage of Scotland’s traditional Hogmanay celebrations across the multiple city centre locations. mclcreate Ltd. worked with event producer Unique Events’ production management team, led by Rab […]

Presteigne starts 2016 with a bang

Presteigne Broadcast Hire supplied and co-ordinated the facilities for all programme transmission feeds for the ‘Bryan Adams Rocks Big Ben Live’ concert, fireworks, and outside broadcast for the BBC and its international and news clients on New Year’s Eve. Presteigne performed site surveys, planning and logistics, and operated audio and video circuits based on 75Mb/s […]

Presteigne adds new options for SC100 RF camera system

Presteigne Broadcast Hire has introduced additional flexibility for its SC100, an all-in-one camera system, specifically designed for sports and live events. The latest SC100 camera package can be fitted with either Cobham or Vislink brand transmitters for the primary transmission path, all within the same form factor, to cater to the encoding/decoding preferences of the […]

Presteigne on-board system covers “Six Days of Ghent” cycling event

Presteigne Broadcast Hire provided a complete on-board camera and production solution for coverage of “Six Days of Ghent”, the annual professional track cycling event held at the Kuipke Cycling Stadium in Ghent, Belgium, for Belgian broadcasters VRT and Eurosport. The race took place from 17-22 November at the Kuipke velodrome, known for its tight, exacting […]

Presteigne provides studio and production facilities for TFI Friday

Presteigne Broadcast Hire has provided the full studio and production facility for One-Ten Productions’ 10-week run of the relaunched TFI Friday, airing weekly on the UK’s Channel 4. One-Ten asked Presteigne to supply the full production facilities for the TFI Friday set from the iconic and, at times anarchic, show’s ‘90s heyday, but at a […]