Quincy, IL (November 5, 2008)--Engineers from Egyptian Radio & Television Union (ERTU) finalized delivery of turnkey Broadcast Electronics transmission and antenna systems valued in excess of $1 million during a visit to the BE plant in Quincy, IL recently.
The engineers attended BE's three-day training class on solid-state transmitter operation and approved the equipment for shipment.
The two customized, turnkey systems, consisting of five BE FM 2C solid-state FM transmitters in a 4+1 configuration (shown in background), exceeded inspection criteria by Egypt's government-run broadcast organization. The equipment is bound for ERTU's transmission sites in Suez and Hurghada, Egypt.
At rear (l-r): Doug Koehn, BE RF technical services training manager, with ERTU engineers Amr Farahat Selim Elsayed, Ahmed Fathi Mohamed El Fares, Said Atta Mahmoud Ibrahim Asy and BE representative Ramez Adel Labib Fanous with Dabatco. At front (l-r): ERTU engineers Salem Shehata Salem Aly Harby, Mohamed Ez El Din Shehata Mohamed Shehata, Sanaa Gouda Abdel Moaty Mannaa and Rasha Mahmoud Ibrahim All Deghidy.