Location: Bristol, Connecticut
Studio Designer: Jack Morton
Solution: Multiple Arrays of Primeview Video Walls, LED Cabinets, Touch Screens, Plasma Displays and LCD Displays
The new ESPN Digital Center, a 194,000-sq. foot five-studio media facility, located on the networks Bristol, CT campus, hosts the iconic Sports Center program and NFL programming. The new studio, unlike any television environment in the world, supports 24/7 programming which allows for the expansion of Sports Center from 4 live hours to 18 live hours a day. The new facility is an unparalleled upgrade to the 2004 studio giving fans a fresh and modern experience. With top of the line technology fans will experience a clear and vivid image.
For the new ESPN studio, reliability for 24/7 coverage was imperative. The studio jumped from having 15 screens total to 115 in the new Digital Center 2. To ensure dependability, the design and integration team, along with the ESPN executives, selected an array of Primeview LED and plasma displays.