Bexel ESS – Engineered Systems and Solutions
For decades, Bexel has designed robust systems to meet the demanding requirements of broadcasters across the globe. The creation of Bexel Engineered Systems & Solutions (ESS) was created to offer that same level of experience and engineering expertise, with a unique view on the selection, implementation and integration of broadcast and media technology.
Since it’s introduction in 2012, Bexel ESS has been the choice vendor for custom systems integration, managed services and fiber optic solutions for high-profile broadcasters and networks. Bexel ESS designs and installs complete turnkey solutions for permanent facilities, major events and live game production. Our custom solutions are fine tuned to deliver outstanding product performance and broadcast workflow.
We have pioneered the conversion of copper cable plant systems to optical fiber, leading the design, implementation and maintenance of broadcast cable plants. Since setting the standard for permanent and temporary cable plant infrastructures, Bexel ESS has established benchmarks for centralized control rooms utilizing modular SMPTE fiber systems.
Ensures your event has all the proper technical components for a successful broadcast
We have dependable turnkey solutions vital to large multi-faceted projects.
Whether it is an international broadcast compound, a domestic distribution, or a momentous event that spans multiple city blocks or encompasses several venues, Bexel ESS can simplify the vendors and equipment needed with Project Management services that include:
- Budget and Cost Analysis
- Consultation and Design
- Technical Specifications and Drawings
- Infrastructure builds for Temporary and Permanent Facilities
- Multi-Camera System Installation
- On-Site Engineering Support
From flypacks to completely integrated control room and studios
Bexel ESS has developed and built the acclaimed Crewless Studio, a self-containted, multi-purpose studio solution that provides the quality of a professional studio in a cost effective, compact and efficient form factor. This custom broadcast solution enables talent to go on-air immediately.
How, you ask?
The Crewless Studio is remotely managed over IP and provides multi-camera, bi-directional video, audio, and IFB, thus eliminating the need for large on-site crews and satellite rentals. The system operates over a private or public IP network, or an existing fiber backbone. The system allows for a variety of configurations including multiple cameras and multiple audio channels. The modular design helps with space constrictions and allows for easy installation in a variety of locations and the ability to be on-air within minutes of setup. The Crewless Studio has been successfully deployed at FOX, Big Ten Network, and Accenture.
Our engineering team is available to support our installations 24/7/365 to help you deliver against the demands of live content creation.
Maintenance and Support
Let us help you stay on top of your game
Stadiums, arenas, campuses or remote environments – no matter what you are doing today, your business needs to keep pace with these ever-changing technical innovations.
Technical expertise and top-of-the-line optical equipment to get your project done right.
- Retrofit Existing Facilities
- Tactical and SMPTE Assemblies
- Solutions for Extended Distance and Extreme Environments
- Optical Equipment Sales
- Repairs and Maintenance
Bexel works with the best
Bexel ESS provides a full complement of services, expert optical equipment installation, and infrastructure solutions for live event production, partnering with some of the most notable stadiums, arenas, entertainment venues, and remote environments.
Have a look behind the scenes
View our case studies for an inside scoop on how we love to provide solutions to the most difficult of challenges
With the goal of enhancing story telling with more live coverage of sports events around the world, Bexel ESS built, tested, and installed a total of 30 self-contained, crewless home studios, renamed Crewless Studio, for Fox Sports 1 and the Big Ten Network’s top talent.Download Case Study
National Hockey League
Bexel ESS provided multiple rights holders their desired connections in multiple locations for the National Hockey League and Stanley Cup Playoffs. The company also managed RF coordination in unknown environments and outdoor venues with narrow spectrums.Download Case Study