NEP Releases a New Mobile Production Truck

Built to meet the specialized production needs of the entertainment industry

Mar 31, 2011, 16:05 ET from NEP

PITTSBURGH, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NEP Entertainment announced today the release of Denali-California, a new high-definition mobile production truck designed specifically for the unique requirements of large entertainment productions.

"Our Denali team of experts have three decades experience in the entertainment industry.  We were able to draw on their expertise and understanding of this distinct set of needs to create an innovative solution that will set standard," says NEP Chief Technology Officer, George Hoover.

Designed and built at NEP's in-house integration facility, California sophisticated audio and record capabilities fit into an efficient one-truck solution that includes a spacious production room, a private entrance vestibule, and a large audio room with space for playback mixer and sweetener.

California is equipped with the latest technology, including: the largest Calrec Apollo in the United States, a Kalypso switcher with two DVEous MX DVEs, Sony Cameras, and virtual monitor walls throughout. In addition, California runs nsite, NEP's automatic and proactive system of monitoring, response, and support for all of the mobile unit's systems and equipment.

"We strive to create the best total solution for our clients that we can," says NEP Entertainment President, William Humphrey. "Combine the cutting edge technology and design behind California with Denali's experienced engineers and the first class support that NEP and Denali bring to every show, and you have a solution that is truly in a class of its own."

California joins NEP's renowned fleet of 39 HD and two 3D mobile production trucks worldwide.  It is set to start production on its first show with Mark Burnett on The Voice, which will air on NBC this April.  Additional upcoming projects include the Survivor Finale, the National Memorial Day Concert for PBS, the Tony Awards and A Capitol Fourth.  To see more details on California, visit  

About NEP: NEP is a leading provider of services and equipment for remote television production, studio production, video display and live-to-web event production. With more than 500 employees worldwide and three decades experience, NEP leads the industry in engineering expertise and technology innovation.  The company is majority-owned by American Securities, a private equity firm headquartered in New York, and NEP management. For more information, please visit our website at