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Kessler and Gehman, Associates. Inc

Empowering Innovation Through Cutting Edge Engineering Solutions

WE PROVIDE EXPERT ENGINEERING SERVICES TO THE BROADCAST INDUSTRY

The services provided by Kessler and Gehman Associates (KGA) since 1967 have ranged from consulting services rendered on a daily basis to studies of technical, economic feasibility and the design and construction follow-up of major telecommunications systems in widely diverse geographical areas in the United States, Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa, Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands. In particular KGA has extensive experience in the design of systems in geographical areas where special attention has had to be devoted to effects of meteorological variations on system propagation reliability. Baseband information carried on communications systems designed by KGA include video, data, telemetry, supervisory, wide bandwidth audio, telephone and teletype, either in combination or individually and in analog or digital format.

KGA is certified by the Board of Professional Engineers and has offices located in Gainesville, Florida. KGA is licensed to practice professional engineering and has been involved in virtually every phase of broadcast and wireless communications from initial designs to final inspections. KGA also specializes in Executive Administration where our staff has assumed roles as Executive Administrator for multimillion dollar statewide communications projects.

Full Power Television Stations

Major Modifications, Minor Modifications, Site Changes, Coverage Maximization, Interference Mitigation

Low Power Television Stations (LPTV)

Major Modifications, Minor Modifications, Site Changes, Coverage Maximization, Interference Mitigation

Full Power FM Stations

Major Modifications, Minor Modifications, Site Changes, Coverage Maximization, Interference Mitigation

Low Power FM Stations (LPFM)

Major Modifications, Minor Modifications, Site Changes, Coverage Maximization, Interference Mitigation

Single Frequency Network Design

Gap Fill Coverage Design, FCC Licensing

Microwave

Design, Reliability Designs, Frequency Coordination, & Licensing

NextGen TV

FCC Licensing, Light House Partnering Analysis

FAA and FCC Tower Registration

Existing or New Structcure Registration

Field Strength Measurments

Field Strength Coverage Verification for FM and TV

Expert Level Mapping

Longley Rice or CRC Predicted Interference and Coverage Area Analysis

RF Studies

Theoretical or Physical Site Survey and Certification and Hazard Mitigation

Bid Specifications

Custom Equipment Bid Specifications to Meet Your Needs

I have been using KGA for more than 10 years with great success and satisfaction. The professionalism, customer service and knowledge of the staff has been a true asset to our organization.

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Keith Martin

General Manager University of Alaska Fairbanks

I have worked for Alabama Public Television for the past 35 years and have always utilized KGA’s expert broadcast engineering services. I would never even consider using anyone else. KGA has an excellent engineering staff and can manage all your broadcast requirements.”

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Windell Wood

Director of Engineering Alabama Public Television

I have worked with Kessler and Gehman Associates for well over 10 years and they are the most trusted, effective, timely, and efficient television and radio engineering consultants I have worked with in all my years in broadcasting. Much of the success of the West Virginia Public Broadcasting network digital transition and signal expansion is directly due to their expertise and experience.

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Dave McClanahan

Director of Broadcasting and Technology West Virginia Public Broadcasting

For literally decades, we and our clients have worked closely with and come to rely on the folks at Kessler & Gehman for all kinds of public broadcasting and ITFS/EBS engineering work. Their professionalism and skill are second to none.”

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Todd D. Gray

Member Gray Miller Persh LLP

Kessler and Gehman Associates have worked with and on behalf of Georgia Public Broadcasting over many years and multiple projects. Their work has always been professionally and efficiently completed, and there has always been a willingness to adapt to changing circumstances as projects move forward. Both their guidance and their hands-on ability has been a valuable asset to GPB.

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Bob Olive

Chief Operating Officer Georgia Public Broadcasting