In Memoriam, Michael Mehigan, PE

Hatfield & Dawson sorrowfully report that a valued member of our  engineering staff, Michael Mehigan, P.E., passed away suddenly and unexpectedly in the small hours of the morning on December 15, 2017, at the age of 44. While not an SBE member himself, and while his work with H&D focused primarily on public safety and…

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Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 Can you believe it!…..Seattle actually had a White Christmas. For those of you in other parts of the world, you may think what’s special about that? Consider – The National Weather service places the odds of having one at 7 percent. The last…

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Certification News

Happy New Year – Everyone! A new year heralds the beginnings of many things and especially with SBE Certifications! We start the years with “Engineering level Certifications” Engineering Level Certifications Certified Broadcast Technologist Certified Audio Engineer Certified Video Engineer Certified Broadcast Radio Engineer Certified Broadcast Television Engineer Certified Broadcast Networking Engineer Certified Senior Radio Engineer…

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January Luncheon

Our January Luncheon will be held on Wednesday the 10th, with an interesting double header featuring Stephen Lockwood talking about Modulation Dependent Carrier Level (MDCL) and Feliks Banel with a presentation on Seattle Radio History. Stephen will be talking about MDCL, a method of reducing power consumption in AM radio transmitters during periods of low audio or…

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SBE Christmas Party

The best SBE Chapter 16 Christmas Party is being planned for Saturday, December 16 at Ivar’s Salmon House on Lake Union.  The doors will open at 5:30 for “happy hour” hosted by Hatfield and Dawson Engineers.  Live Christmas music will be provided by the “The Re-Arrangers.”  The elegant buffet dinner will follow at 7 pm. …

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