Stagetec Asia equips university to broadcast standards
MALAYSIA: Stagetec Asia has installed turnkey radio solutions at the Pagoh Higher Education Hub in Johor. This will provide students with a working on-air modern digital radio studio in which to learn. The education hub is currently under development by Sime Darby Property, and will serve as the International Islamic University Malaysia’s (IIUM) fourth campus, offering engineering and modern language courses.
The studio will serve the modern language faculty and has been equipped with a Zenon Media All In One Audio-Radio automation system and a DHD 52-SX 12-fader mixing console. Meanwhile, in the editing room, Stagetec Asia has installed an Avid digital audio workstation. The DHD 52-SX was reportedly chosen to meet the educational facilty’s requirements for an industry standard, user friendly, durable and reliable product. The Zenon Media solution was specified to allow students to manage and operate the system easily.
Also supplied by the Stagetec Asia team was an AVT Magic TH2Plus, a digital telephone hybrid system making its Malaysian debut that can be used for VoIP and offers a range of analogue and digital interfaces that enable ISDN BRI (S0), POTS and LAN lines. Other systems installed include Adam Audio studio monitors, a Sonifex profanity delay, headphones and an LED ‘On-Air’ sign.
‘IIUM University made the right decision in providing students with an industrial standard and a platform with the latest technology, which they may encounter in the broadcast industry after graduating,’ said Stagetec Asia managing director Advon Tan.
Mr Shohaimi, a consultant for the university stated that the studio looked impressive. ‘The university is very pleased with the installation process and happy to have radio solutions that will enable easy operation and maintenance,’ he said.