Studio Robotics Replacement – Request for information

The BBC is considering refreshing New Broadcasting House television studio camera robotics systems.

Studio Robotics Replacement RFI (Request for information)

Contract summary



  • Television cameras – 32240000

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Published date

25 October 2022

Closing date

9 November 2022

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The BBC is considering refreshing New Broadcasting House (NBH) television studio camera robotics systems. This document is a Request for Information (RFI) concerning the provision of a new system with regard to design, installation, implementation and operation. The information obtained from this RFI will be used by the BBC to build an understanding about current robotics systems offerings and inform a technical and commercial strategy.


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Additional information can be obtained from the above-mentioned address responses must be submitted to the above-mentioned address.

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How to apply


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About the buyer


Contact name

Ariadne Anderson


Broadcast Centre, 201 Wood Lane
Shepherds Bush
W12 7TP