WETA creates HD production center for PBS' "NewsHour with Jim Lehrer"

December 2008
Broadcast Engineering;Dec2008 Digital Reference Guide, p69
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The article provides information on the move of WETA to establish a new high-definition (HD) production center which is intended to house the "NewsHour with Jim Lehrer," television program in the U.S. According to the article, the firm has appointed Communications Engineering Inc. to plan, design and manage the project. It states that among the challenges faced by the firm in doing the project includes creating control rooms, having additional electric services and using the space wisely.


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