Media releases and events
Broadcast Australia, a BAI Communications company, has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Southern Cross Austereo (SCA) for the acquisition of its broadcast infrastructure and provision of long-term managed services for TV and radio. As part of the...
Broadcast Australia has been selected as the provider of choice for Network 10’s free-to-air broadcast channels
Broadcast Australia, a BAI Communications company, and Network 10 have announced an exciting new partnership, reaching an agreement for the transmission of Network 10’s free-to-air broadcast channels.
Partnership with Network 10 celebrates a shared commitment to connect Australians and enrich communities
Network 10 and Broadcast Australia are pleased to announce a new agreement for the transmission of Network 10’s free-to-air broadcast channels: 10, 10 Bold, and 10 Peach. Transition of 10’s transmission services to Broadcast Australia from TX Australia will start...
Broadcast Australia, TX Australia and Free TV are pleased to announce that the second phase of the Queensland trial of a next generation broadcast technology, DVB-T2, is to be undertaken in Brisbane and on the Gold Coast from March to April. The trial builds upon...
Broadcast Australia Undertakes Industry First with the Installation of a Tesla Powerwall as a Backup Power Solution for ABC Radio Services
Broadcast Australia has completed the installation of a Tesla Powerwall in Corryong, Victoria which will provide critical backup power to support the ABC Local Radio Service. The installation of the Tesla Powerwall provides a more reliable solution for local radio services in the region.
Broadcast Australia, TX Australia and Free TV are pleased to announce that a further trial of a next generation broadcast technology, DVB-T2, commenced this week on the Gold Coast.
Broadcast Australia was recently recognised for the successful rollout of DVB-S2 for the ABC & SBS, winning the award for Infrastructure Rollout at the Content & Technology ABE Awards. The ABE Show is a leading annual trade event for the media and...
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 4 July 2018 – Broadcast Australia (a BAI Communications Company) and Free TV in partnership with ABC, SBS, have given the broadcast industry a taste of the future, transmitting Ultra High Definition 4K content live over the terrestrial platform on...
Broadcast Australia and Free TV bring the next generation of TV one step closer to Australians with successful completion of DVB-T2 laboratory trials
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 12 June 2018 – Free TV and Broadcast Australia (a BAI Communications Company) in partnership with ABC, SBS and TXA have successfully completed the first phase of next generation television laboratory trials. This trial is a world first for 7...
Broadcast Australia engineer Stephen Heazlewood’s research recognised as best in class in the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Engineering Handbook SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 30 April, 2018 – Broadcast Australia (a BAI Communications Company) has been recognised at...
Spiro Buhagiar takes enormous pride in being the man who checks Australia's hardest-working rain gauge. Every day for 36 years the far north Queenslander has been travelling to the top of Mount Bellenden Ker, operating the bright red cable car that takes technicians...
Free TV and Broadcast Australia today announced that they had agreed to conduct trials of next generation broadcast technology DVB-T2 in Sydney. The SBS and the ABC will also be active participants in the trials.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 20th December, 2017- Broadcast Australia, a BAI Communications company is pleased to extend coverage of DAB+ digital radio services in Darwin. Broadcast Australia commissioned DAB+ on behalf of the National Broadcasters - ABC and SBS and we are...
BAI Communications acquires inMOTION Wireless (Boston, USA) and expands transit communications portfolio in North America
BAI Communications has acquired transit communications network provider, inMOTION Wireless, Inc. (inMOTION). Based in Boston (USA), inMOTION will design, build, own and operate wireless infrastructure, Wi-Fi, and fiber technology.
BAI Communications appoints Billy D’Arcy as CEO for the UK. New CEO reflects European strategic focus.
BAI Communications, a global leader in the design, build and operation of communications networks on transport systems, today announces the appointment of Billy D’Arcy as Chief Executive Officer for the group’s UK operation.
Broadcast Australia has been honoured with the IABM International Award for Excellence in Sustainability for successfully introducing a renewable energy Solar PV solution.
An announcement from BAI Communications Group CEO Jim Hassell: I am pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Lambourne to the new position of CEO, Broadcast Australia.
Broadcast Australia has signed with Australia’s first dedicated Internet of Things (IoT) network, Thinxtra, will utilise BA’s tower infrastructure to deploy part of the Sigfox IoT network.
Broadcast Australia faced its biggest challenge to date after a 1000 kilometre storm front hit South Australia on 28 September 2016, resulting in a state-wide power outage.
BAI Communications has today announced the appointment of Deena Shiff as the Chairperson of its board, effective 30 May.
Alan Hubbard, Broadcast Australia Technical Training Leader. Connecting people in regional and remote areas is something that we’re very passionate about at Broadcast Australia. This is especially important in the Pacific Islands, where broadcasters play a key role in...read more
By Elyssa Rollinson. Evolving digital technologies are propelling transformational changes across the broadcast industry. This ecosystem continues to develop, and consumers are increasingly expecting to watch content of the highest quality, whenever and wherever...read more
Across the BAI Communications group, working with, and supporting communities underpins what we do. Community contributions can be seen across the group in varying ways: Broadcast Australia Engineer, Alan Hubbard, has recently worked with communities in Samoa, Tonga,...read more
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