Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) establishes Riedel as main supplier of telecommunications
Riedel Communications has recently announced that the company has been named the official supplier of motor sports telecommunications for the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA).
Riedel has a two-year relationship with the FIA, and from now on Riedel will supply hardware and software technologies to all FIA World Championship series.
Communications and signal distribution solutions provided by Riedel for Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile motor sports events include: MediorNet distributed video infrastructures, which combine signal transport, routing, processing, and conversion in a redundant real-time network; the Artist digital intercom network; the Bolero wireless intercom system; and a variety of headsets and handheld radios.
Peter Bayer, FIA secretary general for sport and FIA F1 executive director, said, “The FIA’s decision to name Riedel as an official supplier of its motor sports communication is a result of a trusted relationship over two decades. It illustrates our shared commitment to use the most advanced technologies, with the safety and sustainability requirements that we have for all our championships.”
“This partnership has been a long time in the making. Over the past 20 years, FIA and Riedel have been constantly inspiring one another to push the envelope of innovation even further,” said Thomas Riedel, CEO, and founder of Riedel Group. “We’re thrilled to be officially joining the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile’s efforts to promote higher safety standards and the latest technology in the world of motor sports, making the lives of pilots, teams, officials, and the entire racing community both easier and safer.”