Continental Electronics said it completed the first phase of its $1.48 million contract with Mississippi Public Broadcasting.
The job, as reported here earlier, is to install eight analog/HD transmission systems throughout the state. Phase 1 included systems for analog, HD1 and HD2 operation at WMPN in Jackson, WMAU in Bude, WMAV in Oxford and WMAH in McHenry. All include a Continental 816HD analog/HD transmitter; Continental HDe IBOC Exporter; Nautel M50 Digital Exciter, Orban 8500HD Audio Processor and PSi IBOC Importer.
Bob Buie is director of technical services for Mississippi Public Broadcasting. Richard Garrett is installation supervisor for Continental Electronics. Dave Hultsman, Continental’s SouthEast sales manager, is overseeing the project for the manufacturer.