BBC Radio Resources recently ordered three Studer Vista 6 digitalbroadcast consoles for its Broadcasting House facility in London, aspart of the West One project. Two of the consoles will be installed ina general purpose studio suite on the fifth floor, and the third is fora “Super GP” studio on the eighth floor, which will becapable of small music and drama productions.
Pictured: Studer CEO Bruno Hochstrasser (left) shares a toast withBBC Radio & Music Head of Resources Miles Hoskins (right). Behindthem is the West One project construction site at BroadcastingHouse.
Each Vista 6 console, incorporating Studer’s Vistonics™technology integrating controls within flat screen color displays, willbe accompanied by a Studer OnAir 3000 digital mixing console configuredas a sub-mixer with six faders to be used for compilation and editing.This combination follows the successful introduction of a similarpairing of Studer digital consoles using an OnAir 2000M2 Modulo with aVista 6 in the BBC’s drama studio in Manchester, installed in2003.
All three Vista 6 consoles will feature custom control surfaceshousing special metering, plus space for integrating additionaldisplays and controls for the BBC’s VCS hard disc playout systemand Delec intercom system.
For more information on the Vista 6, visit www.studer.ch.