OB Vans and Mobile Production Unit for OMAN TV


BFE has been awarded a contract in January to build two OB vans for OMAN TV by our partners United Broadcast & Media Solutions who are the prime contractors of the project.

The first OB van, equipped with 10 cameras, is a trailer with extension and will be stationed in the customer’s headquarters in the capital, Muscat.The second one is an eight-camera compact car OB van on a Mercedes Actros 2532 chassis. This vehicle will be used at Salalah, the second largest city in Oman in the south of Oman.

A support van on a Mercedes Actros 1222 chassis belongs to each unit.

The project has been realized in cooperation with Carrosserie Akkermans, The Netherlands.


Also in January, BFE has been awarded a contract to build a flight case studio for OMAN TV by our partner United Broadcast & Media Solutions. The entire central technique is integrated in six vibration-damped 19” flight case racks. Part of this production unit is a support van on a Mercedes Actros 1522 chassis. The support van is designed for the transport of the flight cases and any other production equipment necessary.

TV Coverage of Tour of Oman


About UBMS:
Founded in 1997, United Broadcast & Media Solutions (UBMS) is a UAE-based company offering a variety of cutting edge professional products and services in the broadcast field. UBMS stocks and distributes the largest volume of products for professionals within the Audio/Video, Media and Broadcasting Industry, as well as turnkey solutions from complete system design to installation and consultation.

UBMS is the leading distributor of Broadcast, Professional Video Camera & equipments in the Middle East & Africa and currently represents over 80 international brands such as Sony, Arri, Sachtler, Vision Research, Ianiro, Libec, Blackmagic Design, Autocue, TVU Networks, Zeiss, Nila, and many more. Through such careful brand selection they are able to offer their clients the best available solutions and also provide professional (Light-Camera-Action) support to maximize the quality of their experience, performance, and productivity.


About BFE
BFE Studio und Medien Systeme GmbH is a manufacturer-independent broadcast systems integrator with more than 40 years of experience in the planning and implementation of complex projects in broadcast and media technology. As a competent and reliable partner, it supports customers in Europe, Asia, North Africa and the Middle East, implementing system solutions tailored to their specific requirements. As manufacturer of its own KSC product line, BFE also markets control and management solutions for the professional television and radio industry. BFE’s branch office in Dubai Studio City supports activities in the GCC region.