Our work

Our company has a wide experience of cooperation with world leading television agencies and broadcasting companies. As Sercom is a representative of company British Telecom in Moscow, it provides transmission and reception of a television signals for International television agency Reuters, television companies NHK, TBS, FUJI, ASAHI, NBC, ALJAZEERA and so on.

Especially it would be desirable to note joint with broadcasting company NHK project of transmitting High Definition TV. Through our teleport High Definition TV is transmitted from NHK Moscow bureau to Japan.

Also we actively operate in the field of mobile satellite communication services. Below you can find a short report about fly-away operation.

  • Grozny. Presidential elections of the Chechen republic 2003. The customer - EBU.
  • Beslan. Capture of hostages. September 2004. The customer - International television agency REUTERS.
  • Moscow. Hotel Ararat Park Hajatt roof, September 2004. Translation of oil company British Petroleum conference. The customer - World Television. Work simultaneously on two satellites with two antennas - 1.5 meters and 2.4 meters.
  • Donetsk. Presidential elections of Ukraine. November - December 2004. The customer - EBU.
  • Lenin's SquareAt Opera Theatre
  • Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia. The Final stage of the World championship on biathlon. March 2005. The customer – EBU, for broadcasting companies ARD and ZDF.
  • Khanty-Mansiysk. Our tent - at the left.Khanty-Mansiysk. Inside the tent.
  • 60 years of the Great Victory. Gorky Park, Moscow. The customer - German broadcasting company ARD. Broadcasting company ARD has ordered two stations. The main station on the basis of Ford Transit truck worked in the city of Rzhev. The second station has been mounted in cases and worked from a body of a truck “Gazelle”.
  • Khodorkovsky Court. Moscow. May 2005. Here we don’t publish a photos because we used already well-known Ford Transit SNG. The basic difference - in a hardware. Since customers were EBU and Reuters we unlinked three carriers simultaneously!
  • July 15th – 17th . Moscow. Davis Cup quarter-final. Russia v France. The customer – EBU for French broadcasters.
  • October 8th 2005. Plesetsk Space Centre. International broadcasting of space launch jointly with camera crew of Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center.
  • February 2006. Beginning of long term cooperation with Arqiva ( Satellite distribution of UEFA Cup matches with Russian football clubs and matches of National Team.
  • 15.02.2006. Lokomotiv stadium, Moscow. 23.02.2006. Petrovsky stadium, S. Petersburg.
    • UEFA Cup. Round of 32. Lokomotiv – Sevilla. 15.02.2006. Lokomotiv stadium, Moscow.
    • UEFA Cup. Round of 32. Zenit – Rosenborg. 23.02.2006. Petrovsky stadium, S. Petersburg
    • Russia – Brazil friendly match. 01.03.2006. Lokomotiv stadium, Moscow
    • UEFA Cup. Round of 32. Zenit – Ol. Marseille. 16.03.2006. Petrovsky stadium, S. Petersburg.

  • Arranging live studio between S. Petersburg and Rome jointly with EBU Moscow. A Customer – Pirelli group. 23.03.06 Pirelli group ( has organized presentation of the debut short film “The Call”, starring John Malkovich and Naomi Campbell ( “The Call” is a fascinating thriller in Gothic style in which the eternal theme of goods and harm sounds in a new fashion. A leitmotif of the film – “Power is nothing without control”. On day of presentation John Malkovich was in S. Petersburg on shootings of film “In Transit” where plays a role of the colonel of NKVD (People's Commissariat of Internal Affairs – Stalin’s secret service). Our company was responsible for live transmission between John Malkovich and studio in Rome.
  • July 15th – 17th 2006. Saint Petersburg. G8 Summit. Work jointly with European Broadcasting Union. The Company put at EBU disposal SNG, allowing transmitting three 8 MHz channels simultaneously. SNG was set at hotel "Pribaltiyskaya" where the majority of the accredited journalists were accommodated. Also Company equipment operated in the International Media Centre. Our engineers run fly-away uplink completed jointly with EBU and allowing transmitting one 24MHz and two 8MHz channels.
  • "Pribaltiyskaya" Hotel"Work doesn't stop even at night
  • July 27th- 28th 2006. Plesetsk Space Centre. International broadcasting of Korean research satellite space launch jointly with camera crew of Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center.
  • August - November 2006. Satellite coverage of UEFA EURO 2008 qualifying round; FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifying round; UEFA Champions League 2006/07; UEFA CUP 2006/07.
    • Champions League. The third qualifying round. Spartak Moskva – Liberec. 23.08.2006. Luzhniki stadium, Moscow. The customer – ARQIVA.
    • EURO 2008 qualifying round Russia - Croatia. 06.09.2006. Lokomotiv stadium, Moscow.
      We’ve got requests from two companies - RTL Televizija (Croatia) and ARQIVA. We provided both clients with two separate uplinks. The first one was Ford Transit SNG with 1.5m dish and the second one - flay-away with 2.4m dish. Both uplinks were 1+1 fully redundant with a whole set of audio and video control equipment.
    • UEFA CUP, the first round. Lokomotiv Moskva – Zulte Waregem 14.09.2006. Lokomotiv stadium, Moscow. The customer – ARQIVA.
    • Women’s World Cup qualifying round Russia - Germany. 27.09.2006. Torpedo stadium, Moscow. The customer – ARQIVA.
    • EURO 2008 qualifying round Russia – Israel. 07.09.2006. Dinamo stadium, Moscow. The customer – ARQIVA.
    • Champions League. Group Stage. CSKA Moskva - Arsenal. 17.10.2006. Lokomotiv stadium, Moscow. The customer – British Telecom.
    • Champions League. Group Stage. Spartak Moskva – Internazionale. 31.10.2006. Luzhniki stadium, Moscow. The customer – EBU.
    Russia - Croatia. EURO 2008. Russia - Germany. Women's World Cup.

  • September 21st – 24th 2006. Moscow. Olimpiysky sport center. Davis Cup semi-final. Russia - USA. The customer – ARQIVA
  • October 1st – 7th 2006. Moscow. Swissotel Krasnye Holmy and Universal Sport Hall CSKA. Basketball. NBA – Europe tour. CSKA Russia – Khimki Russia – LA Clippers. The customer – ARQIVA.
  • NBA Europe tour. Swissotel Krasnye Holmy
  • November 21st 2006. Kazan. Basket-Hall. ULEB Cup match, UNICS Kazan – Real Madrid. The customer - European Broadcasting Union.
  • Kazan. Basket -HallKazan. Kremlin
  • November, 27th 2006. Sudanese President Teleconference with press. Bilateral satellite television communication between capital of Sudan and the largest cities of the world (Moscow, Paris, London, Washington, Pretoria, Cairo) has been established. In Moscow journalists have gathered in the Russian News&Information Agency RIA Novosti. Our company provided transmitting of video signal and a sound from a conference hall to satellite Eutelsat W1 and reception of video signal and a sound from Khartum. Receiving signal was switched to the plasma panel in a conference hall. RIAN staff provided simultaneous interpretation, both questions of journalists, and answers of the President of Sudan. The customer - company IHA (Turkey)
  • RIA NOVOSTIOlimpiysky sport center. Davis Cup final
  • November 30th – December 3rd 2006. Moscow. Olimpiysky sport center. Davis Cup final. Russia - Argentina. The customer – ARQIVA.
  • January, 10th 2007. Panasonic Annual Management Policy Meeting for 2007. Our company has provided reception of a direct signal from Japan. We have arranged the reception antenna and receivers on a roof-parking of office Panasonic in Moscow. The signal from receivers was switched on a projector in a conference hall where Panasonic staff watched the presentation on air. The customer - Japan Telecom
  • January 21st – 23rd. Sochi. Presedent mansion-house “Bocharov Ruchey”. Russia – Germany and Russia Italia summit. The customer - EBU.
  • We've left Sochi at +15! Moscow. Russian winter at home
  • March 12th 2007. Moscow. Providing live inserts for BBC WORLD program “Live day in Russia” from Manez Square. The customer - European Broadcasting Union
  • April 6th – 8th 2007. Small Sport Arena "Luzhniki", Moscow. Davis Cup Quarterfinal Russia - France. The customer - European Broadcasting Union
  • April 14th 2007, St. Petersburg, Russia, Ice Palace. The most anticipated pay-per-view event of the year, BodogFight: Fedor Emelianenko vs Matt Lindland, Clash of the Nations. As guests of honor on tournament there was a president of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, ex-prime-minister of Italy Silvio Berluskoni, the well-known film actor Jean-Claude Van Damme with daughter Bjankoj. The customer – Intelsat
  • April 20th – 22nd 2007. Small Sport Arena "Luzhniki", Moscow. Fed Cup Quarterfinal Russia - Spain. The customer – Arqiva.
  • St Petersburg. Ice Palace.Small Sport Arena “Luzhniki”
  • April 25th 2007. The Novodevichy Convent. Moscow. The first president of Russia B. Yeltsin funeral. The customer - European Broadcasting Union
  • DW correspondent is covering B.Yeltsin funeralThe Novodevichy Convent.