Recollections of BBC engineering from 1922 to 1997
The British Broadcasting Corporation
web site is:

Invent: Research
Develop: Designs
Manufacture: Equipment
Accommodate: Sites, buildings and structures
Install:          Studio & O.B.  Proj. | Comms Proj. | Transmitter Projects
Inform:                 Training Eng Inf
Operate:          Studio & O.B. Ops | Comms Ops | Transmitter Operations Receivers

Last update 15/8/17

Click to select an area of interest.       ------------- The broadcast chain ------------->

New Items Web Site Guide Videos Books Reference Technical Reviews Technical Instructions Engineering Division War Reminiscences About BBCeng Deaths Info Exchange & Contact


Don't forget to check New Items (in the menu above).

Google can be used to search this site.

This is a privately run web site.  Click About BBCeng for details.



The last Mk1 NICAM decoder was taken out of service on 5th July 2017, about 40 years after the equipment was being designed. An impressive equipment lifecycle!  This technical review, which has been on bbceng for some time, explains the background.

Martin Ellen



The next reunion lunch will be held on 1st Nov 2017.

Click above link for details.

Click here to see old news items...........