Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
15/02/2019

Gearhouse And Triple Eight Announce Service Partnership

News Image
In Australia, Gravity Media's Gearhouse Broadcast Pty Limited (Gearhouse) and Triple Eight Race Engineering Australia Pty Ltd (Triple Eight) have entered into a four-year service partnership for communications systems, with Clear-Com®'s FreeSpeak II digital wireless intercom system providing communications between car controllers and their support staff.

Both Gearhouse and Clear-Com are the Official Communications Partner to Triple Eight Race Engineering, competing as the Red Bull Holden Racing Team in their pursuit of Supercars Championship success.

"It was very clear to us that using FreeSpeak II is the best possible solution for the Supercars Championship," said Triple Eight Team Manager Mark Dutton. "The tunability of the system to suit and support our needs is truly next level, no other system in the past has come close to the functions, features, and clarity of the system. FreeSpeak II is a high-performance system which has allowed to communicate in high pressure situations in a way we only dreamed of in the past."

As part of the agreement, Gearhouse will supply, service and install Clear-Com solutions for Triple Eight. This includes an Eclipse-HX based system with nine 12 key panels and with 15 FreeSpeak II belt packs roaming between four FreeSpeak II transceivers. Gearhouse will also supply other communications equipment, including custom designed high noise headsets (modified for FreeSpeak II), equipment racks and solid-state recorders.

"The Australian Supercars Championship requires that teams have superb communications regardless of the track, its conditions or anything else that would impede communications," said Mitchell Lockyer-Lane, Business Development Manager for Gearhouse Australia. "The communications systems that we’ve put together for Triple Eight, based on FreeSpeak II and the Eclipse HX Delta assures the teams that their intercom system is something they won’t have to worry about."
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

02/11/2017
Clive Mumby Joins Shotoku Broadcast Systems
Clive Mumby is to join Shotoku Broadcast Systems as Sales Manager, it has been announced. Mr Mumby will be responsible for worldwide sales for the com
27/10/2017
Broadcast RF Orders HEVC 4K UHD HCAM Wireless Camera Systems
xG Technology(xG) has announced that its Vislink business has received an order worth $400,000 for 10 HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding) 4K UHD HCAM
20/10/2017
Altered Images Installs & Supports Avid Systems For October Films' Expansion
Altered Images installs and supports Avid editing and NEXIS shared storage systems as part of October Films' expansion to a new facility. Independent
03/10/2017
Artel Video Systems To Showcase New Products at SMPTE Conference & Exhibition
Artel will showcase three IP-centric platforms specifically designed to address customers' growing requirements as they migrate from direct fiber to a
25/09/2017
Artel Video Systems Heads To NAB New York
Artel Video Systems has announced that it is to exhibit at the 2017 NAB Show New York next month, demonstrating an end-to-end hybrid IP- and fiber-bas
30/03/2017
Clear-Com Freespeak II To Feature At NAB 2017
Clear-Com's FreeSpeak II wireless digital intercom system will be featured as hands-on technology for delegates to try at Waskul.TV's StudioXperience
19/04/2018
Clear-Com Showcases New FreeSpeak II IP Transceiver
Clear-Com has showcased its new FreeSpeak II IP Transceiver, one of two product debuts at NAB based on its new IP Platform solution. FreeSpeak II was
11/08/2017
Artel Video Systems To Exhibit At IBC
Artel Video Systems will demonstrate an end-to-end hybrid IP- and fiber-based network at IBC2017. Standards-Based IP transport with DigiLink and Infin
11/08/2017
Pebble Beach Systems To Demo Marina
At IBC2017, Pebble Beach Systems will highlight how its ingest, content management and multi-channel automation solution can help broadcasters manage
10/08/2017
Square Box Systems Joins JB&A Workflow Solutions Tour
Square Box Systems is to participate in the JB&A Workflow Solutions Tour, it has been announced. The seminar series will take place on three separate
08/08/2017
Jeremy Rees Joins TSL Systems
Jeremy Rees has been named as the new Managing Director of TSL Systems. Mr Rees takes over the role from outgoing CEO Roger Henderson, who remains wit
03/08/2017
multiCAM Systems Expands Feature Set Of API
multiCAM Systems has expanded the feature set of the Application Programming Interface (API) for its all-in-one video production systems. Providing th
21/07/2017
G&D KVM Systems – For The Next Generation Of Broadcasting
Guntermann and Drunck GmbH have announced that at IBC 2017 they will once again arrive with a suitcase full of new products to excite visitors with KV
30/08/2016
Clear-Com FreeSpeak II Selected For 2016 MTV VMAs
Firehouse Productions has revealed it selected the Clear-Com FreeSpeak II digital wireless intercom to connect the live production crew during the 201
12/06/2017
Artel Video Systems To Demo 4K/UHD Solutions
Artel Video Systems has announced that a number of its solutions and products will be on display at a number of upcoming industry shows. The company's