Broadcasting and Television


TV / Radio Studio Complex Oman
Client: Ministry of Information
Date: 2004 2008

The Ministry intended to establish an entirely new, digital TV Studio Complex with various studios, ranging from 300m2 to 1,500m2 in size, using ultra-modern technology.

Austroconsult was engaged in planning, detailed engineering, elaboration of tender documents, evaluation of offers and supervision.


MW Broadcasting Station New Dammam Saudi Arabia
Client: Ministry of Information
Date: 2000 2006

Operational problems caused by the sites regular flooding as well as by shortfalls in coverage led to the intention to upgrade and modernise the medium wave and FM broadcasting station in Dammam.

Austroconsult was entrusted with the feasibility study, design, elaboration of tender documents and project supervision.


TV Coverage United Arab Emirates
Client: EMI, Public Works Department
Date: 1993 2005

EMI set up a second chain of transmitters and modernised the existing ones at Liwa, Jebel Dhanna, Jebel Hafit, Bu Hasa and Al Maqam.

Austroconsult was entrusted with the survey work, field measure-
ments, propagation planning, elaboration of system design, specifications and tender documents, evaluation of offers and supervision.


FEED and EPIC Aerial Surveillance United Arab Emirates
Client: Abu Dhabi Police
Date: 2008 2011

Aerial surveillance capabilities, operating range and quality of service were to be improved by upgrading the helicopter fleet with state-of-the-art visual surveillance and tracking equipment.

Austroconsult is responsible for project management and has elaborated surveys, specifications, detailed technical design, determination of optimum technology, etc.


RFID Road Traffic Applications Test Project Austria
Client: Ministry of Transport
Date: 2006 2008

Lab tests and a pilot test concerning active and passive RFID systems were carried out to assess suitability for use in different areas of application.

Austroconsult elaborated the test arrangement concept, co-ordinated all parties involved and took over test monitoring and documentation as well as compilation and analysis of test results.


Road Traffic Control and Urban Security Austria
Client: Municipality of Moedling
Date: 2004 2005

The municipality intended to introduce a new concept concerning road safety (e.g., speed monitoring), fee parking and security for the towns inhabitants and businesses.

Austroconsult was engaged in the definition of services, planning, tendering, founding of the PPP company and supervision of rollout.


Road Pricing / Toll System Austria
Date: 1998 1999

The ASFINAG, the Austrian Motor- and Expressway Financing Corporation, planned to introduce a toll collection system for lorries in the Unterinntal, on one of Austrias most frequented motorway sections.

Austroconsult was contracted for the technical engineering of the toll, electricity, communications and electronic data processing lots.


Operation Centre and Radio Network Austria
Client: Municipality of Vienna
Date: 2005 2006

The command and communication facilities of the Viennese emergency and utility services were to be upgraded, using SCADA for creating a real-time status picture.

Austroconsult was engaged in the survey, elaboration of specifi-
cations and tender documents, evaluation and also rendered advice during the award process.


Radio and Despatching System Austria
Client: Government of the Salzburg Province
Date: 2001 2005

The Regional Government / Fire Brigade being responsible for the provinces civil defence activities planned to renew their entire communication systems for voice, data and alarm functions.

Austroconsult was the consultant for the project and was engaged in planning, tendering, supervision and commissioning.