Sharjah Media Corporation Selects BFE as Integrator


The German broadcast systems integrator BFE Studio und Medien Systeme GmbH announces that Sharjah Media Corporation has selected BFE for the realization of renewing their Master Control and News Studio broadcast infrastructure during 2013. The first phase is to modernize their news studio and to upgrade it to HD (3G ready). The second phase focusses on their master control and central router. All studio furniture and equipment racks will be manufactured by BFE in our factory in Mainz, Germany.

Sharjah Media Corporation (SMC) aims to become one of the leading broadcasters in the gulf region within the next years. In order to fulfill this goal it is planned to introduce modern technologies and to optimize production processes with the support of BFE.

Chairman of Sharjah Media Corporation, His Excellency Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qassim


About Sharjah Media Corporation
Sharjah Media Corporation is the public broadcasting station of the emirate Sharjah which is in charge of many TV channels and a few radio stations.
Established in 2009 Sharjah Media Corporation (SMC) aims at nurturing the local media talents and enabling them to keep up with the demands of this ever changing world through recruiting the best experiences, and implementing the best practices of both the public and private corporations in the country, in coordination with the concerned stakeholders. Additionally, SMC looks into consolidating the role of media while concentrating on the social aspect represented by family development.

About BFE Studio und Medien Systeme
BFE is one of the leading European broadcast systems integrators with more than 40 years of experience in planning and implementation of complex projects in broadcast and media technology. This includes studios, master control rooms and OB vans.
In addition, BFE supports customers in implementing system solutions tailored to their specific requirements. Taking on this important responsibility BFE utilizes their comprehensive competencies in the areas of solution design, broadcast and IT–Engineering as well as project management. The key for delivering highest quality in time is BFE’s in-house capacity and competency in the areas of mechanical and electrical engineering, production and joinery.