Our Services

your creativity is limitless and so is our ingenuity

Engineering services for broadcast experts by broadcast experts

One of the most trusted names in the business, Wired Broadcast offers turnkey outside broadcast engineering, location facilities and services, agile connectivity, and professional equipment hire.

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OB Engineering
Location Facilities & Services

  • Turnkey solutions delivering professional audio engineering services on demand
  • Equipment, connectivity, and personnel to take your events from conception, to site survey, to on-air
  • Unilateral facilities for multiple simultaneous live broadcasts
  • Both local and major global events

Agile Connectivity for Rapid Deployment

  • Reliable, low-latency connectivity with our line of multi-WAN solutions, including Mediaport®
  • For outside broadcasts, streaming, and on-site services such as guest/team Wi-Fi
  • End-to-end service, including site surveys, installation and configuration, and managed global cellular data SIMs

Audio Bridging Services

  • IP/ISDN bridging services for radio tours
  • Spokespeople at remote locations can use any audio link technology to be interviewed by multiple radio stations in quick succession
  • Fully-equipped broadcast studio is UPS-backed, has codecs supporting multiple AoIP and ISDN standards, and uses Mediaport solutions independent of any single network technology or service provider

Equipment Hire

  • Full range of broadcast audio and IP connectivity equipment for short- and long-term rental
  • Competitive rates
  • Custom configuration based on our expert assessment of your needs and objectives
  • Ready to use out of the box and backed by expert support

Flawless execution

We add skilled personnel and deep technical expertise to your creative projects. For 30 years, we’ve provided high-profile clients with facilities and engineering services, working in more than 20 countries.

Worry-free provisioning

The show will go on, when you have a trusted team behind you. You get what you need when you need it, from fully-staffed operational facilities to dry-hire equipment that’s custom configured to work for you straight out of the box.

Freedom to choose

Get more options and fewer constraints for your outside broadcasts. With our trusted team behind you, you can develop concepts for their creative impact, not their technical feasibility.

When we need help on an outside broadcast, our first call is to Wired Broadcast.

Jonathan Dean, Head Of Technology, National Radio Brands, Bauer Media
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Enabling your most daring feats by solving your most intractable problems

Launching a global brand live from a high-speed train? We’ve got you covered.

Broadcasting a drive-time show from a taxi moving through the city? We've got your back.

Streaming live from a field in the middle of nowhere? No worries—you can count on us.

Whether you need end-to-end-location facilities, a trusted provider for all or part of a complex project, or just reliable low-latency connectivity at short notice, we help you achieve the impossible.

Wired Broadcast has over 30 years of experience producing and managing live broadcasts at major events, including the Grammy Awards, the Olympics, international concerts and festivals, and royal weddings.

It’s a trust factor. There are very few people in the UK, or anywhere, for that matter, with the kind of expertise that Johnnie and his team have.

Phil Critchlow, CEO & Founding Director, TBI MEDIA
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The professionalism of Wired Broadcast means they always deal with issues promptly. Being an expert in media and broadcast, they clearly understand our needs and the requirement to act quickly.

Stephen Johansen, Managing Director, Indigo Technology Services
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Of the hundreds of noteworthy events and outside broadcasts we’ve supported over the years, here are a few of the most memorable.

British Summertime studio facilities in Hyde Park for Bauer Media

Live from Eurostar all day broadcast on Magic Radio, from St Pancras, London to the Seine in Paris, with live links from beneath the English Channel

The Stereophonics live from the BT Tower on Absolute Radio

Live from the Orient Express the breakfast show on Magic with Ronan Keating & Harriett Scott

UK General Election live coverage from College Green on LBC, Capital, and Heart

Launch of Virgin Radio, UK Virgin Radio’s inaugural show, broadcast live from a high-speed train travelling from Manchester to London

BBC Radio 1Xtra live from Albert Square, Manchester for the start of the World Athletics Championships in Beijing

Download Festival, Castle Donnington mobile studio facilities for Live Nation RSL broadcasts

Absolute Radio’s Taxi OB the first breakfast show to be broadcast in its entirety from a London taxi touring the city

Shed Seven, Passenger, and Jake Bugg live on Absolute Radio from a garden shed, a taxi and a toilet, respectively

Paralympic Games, London on-air studio and hospitality facilities for Bauer Media in the middle of Trafalgar Square

James May's Man Lab temporary radio station (RSL) broadcast from a canal boat for BBC2

Live from Spitbank Fort the Christian O’Connell Breakfast Show on Absolute Radio, live from a Napoleonic-era fortress in the English Channel

Wedding of HRH Prince William and Kate Middleton broadcasts from Westminster Abbey, The Mall, and Buckingham Palace for APTN Radio, USA

London Olympics Countdown first use of a multi-WAN router with IP Diversity for BBC Radio News broadcasts from the site of the Olympic Park, London

Blur Live at Hyde Park backstage broadcast facilities for Virgin Radio

London Calling mobile studio facilities in Hyde Park for Virgin Radio

TBS & TNT Radio Junkets unilateral facilities for US broadcast and social media at programme launches in Atlanta, Chicago, Las Vegas, Jackson Hole, Los Angeles, Bahamas, Miami

NBA and NFL games commentary on US radio from Wembley Stadium

Stevie Wonder’s breakfast show on KJLH live from The O2, London

Nelson Mandela Tribute Concert, London backstage broadcast facilities for Virgin Radio

V Festival, Cheltenham mobile studio facilities for Virgin Radio

International Live Broadcasts from 22 countries including Mexico, Argentina, Thailand, Japan, Tunisia, Jamaica, Brazil, Hong Kong

Live Earth, Wembley Arena syndicated programming for Premiere Networks’ US radio affiliates from purpose-built backstage studios

Dave Brubeck live from Philadelphia on the BBC Jazz Awards, accompanied by the BBC Jazz Orchestra in London

Live from the London Eye Washington, DC talk radio station WMAL live from a moving capsule on the London Eye

MTV Europe Music Awards backstage broadcast and press-conference facilities in Berlin, Paris, London, Lisbon and Copenhagen for up to 20 European radio stations

CBS Fall Premiere, Los Angeles unilateral broadcast facilities at CBS Television City for up to 20 US radio stations showcasing the fall season talent

Visit London live shows broadcast to the US from The Churchill Rooms, Brick Lane, Tower of London, Hard Rock Café, Met Bar, Hampton Court Palace, Covent Garden

Joan Hamburg Show on 77 WABC live from the Ritz, the Savoy, and the Dorchester

Live 8, Hyde Park live syndicated programming from purpose-built backstage studio for Premiere Networks, US

Incentive Travel Broadcasts from Rome, Paris, Amsterdam, Madrid, Ibiza, Frankfurt, Munich, Dublin, Vienna, Zurich, Milan, Los Cabos, Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires, Tokyo, Nabeul, Hong Kong, Brisbane

The General Election on BBC Radio 4 mobile studio facilities for The World At One’s election coverage from around the UK

Godskitchen Global Gathering, Stratford mobile studio facilities for Galaxy Network

One Big Weekend, Northern Ireland mobile studio facilities for BBC Radio 1

Eurovision Song Contest, Istanbul live commentary facilities for 45 international broadcasters

International Motor Shows broadcast facilities for US and UK radio at motor shows in Birmingham, Paris, Geneva, and Frankfurt

San Sebastian Jazz Festival, Spain live broadcast facilities for US radio stations

Funeral of HRH Queen Mother, London CBC Radio Canada’s live coverage from a balcony overlooking Westminster Abbey

Visit Jamaica multi-station broadcasts to the US from Ocho Rios and Montego Bay

Millennium Dome Opening Ceremony, London exclusive provider of broadcasts and print media facilities inside The Dome for international (non-host) media

Millennium Celebrations, Spain live broadcast facilities for US radio in Madrid

Opening of Fox Studios, Australia broadcast facilities for international media attending the opening of Fox Studios, Sydney

Live from Abbey Road broadcast facilities for 20 US radio stations at Abbey Road Studios, London

Grammy Awards, New York & Los Angeles unilateral live broadcast and press conference facilities for 50 radio stations from the US and South America

Reading Festival backstage media facilities for up to 30 US radio stations

Spitting Image Series 13-18 recording and post-production of complete soundtrack

The BBC Experience celebrating 75 years of the BBC, a £5.5m interactive exhibition at Broadcasting House with studio exhibits staffed by our engineers

Munich Oktoberfest US radio broadcasts from a beer tent in Munich

Centennial Olympic Games, Atlanta broadcast facilities at Centennial Olympic Park, the IBC, and Atlanta Airport for 50 US radio stations

Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert, Wembley Arena backstage broadcast facilities for 12 European radio stations

Set the creative bar even higher

If you’re planning an industry-first outside broadcast or live event, you’ve come to the right place. Wired Broadcast offers a full range of the latest broadcast audio and IP connectivity equipment for wet and dry hire.

Choose the kit you need to help you achieve your creative vision, knowing that our experts back every piece of equipment on our rate card with practical advice based on up-to-date, real-world experience.

For hires outside the UK and Europe, contact us to get connected to one of our trusted partners. For more information or to receive a quotation, contact us.

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