Hitachi Kokusai wins DTT transmitter order from Botswana TV

Technology & Convergence

Hitachi Kokusai Linear Equipamentos Eletronicos (HKL), a Brazilian subsidiary of Japan's Hitachi Kokusai Electric, has received a package order for digital terrestrial television broadcasting transmitters from Botswana TV, a state-run broadcasting station in the Republic of Botswana.

The package order received by HKL includes the design, production, installation and construction of all of the digital transmitters located in 45 transmitting stations in Botswana. HKL's 45 digital transmitters will be gradually delivered from March to June in 2015, to create an environment for viewing digital television broadcasting in Botswana. The IS series digital transmitters to be delivered in this order are compatible with Japan's ISDB-T standard.

Source: Telecompaper 5 November 2014