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Emitel Awarded a 5-Star Rating in Global Sustainability Survey

Emitel has been awarded a 5-Star rating in GRESB’s 2020 Infrastructure Assessment. GRESB is a non-profit international organization that benchmarks the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices and performance of infrastructure [...] 10.11.2020

Settlement agreement between Emitel and TV Spektrum

Emitel and TV Spektrum reached an agreement on ending the hitherto pending litigation concerning settlements for services of TV Spektrum’s access to Multipleks 8 in order to distribute the channel Nowa TV. The Parties unanimously agreed that the [...] 26.10.2020

Emitel increases the range of DAB+ digital radio for Polskie Radio S.A.

At the beginning of October, Emitel launched 10 new transmitters for the Polish Radio. As of now, works are well-underway to start broadcasting from new locations across Poland. By the end of this year, the DAB+ coverage will allow 67% of the [...] 26.10.2020

Telewizja Polska and Emitel test DVB-T2 terrestrial television broadcasting

Telewizja Polska and Emitel test DVB-T2 terrestrial television broadcasting. The first stage has been initially planned for 3 months. The signal is broadcast by Emitel facilities in Krakow and Katowice. The channel 27 of the SFN (Single [...] 10.09.2020

Cooperation between Emitel and Telecentras

Thanks to a joint project of Telecentras and Emitel, Lithuanian and Polish TV broadcasting companies, also Government institutions, the possibilities to watch Lithuanian national TV program LRT LITUANICA via terrestrial television were greatly [...] 20.08.2020

Telewizja Polska and Emitel sign a contract for broadcasting TVP programmes via MUX-3

On 31 July, TVP and Emitel concluded a contract for broadcasting TVP programmes via the third Digital Terrestrial Television multiplex (MUX-3). The contract covers not only the provision of the television programme broadcasting service, but also [...] 05.08.2020

Emitel among the top ten in the “Poland’s Most Important Companies” ranking by the Rzeczpospolita magazine

The “Poland’s Most Important Companies” ranking reflects significant trends in contemporary business. Apart from economic indicators, the editorial staff of Rzeczpospolita took into consideration the role played by the company in the social [...] 30.06.2020

Next step of the 700MHz band refarming executed by Emitel at a record pace

On 2-4 June, Emitel executed the second stage of the 700MHz band refarming. The changes in the terrestrial television programs’ broadcasting band encompassed large areas of Poland. The technically and logistically complex project was being [...] 17.06.2020

Changes in broadcasting frequencies of terrestrial television

Between 3 and 4 June 2020 the broadcasting frequencies of terrestrial television channels has changed for Multiplexes 1, 2, 3 and 4. The changes will affect several areas. Detailed information on www.emitel.pl/refarming     04.06.2020

Emitel becomes a patron of bees in a forest apiary in Iłża Forest

Emitel upholds the principles of responsibility towards the environment, its stakeholders and the business environment. Therefore, to celebrate the World Bee Day, the Company decided to join forces with Roi Się, which promotes and supports [...] 21.05.2020

Two peregrine falcon chicks have hatched in a nest on the Emitel Tower in Dobra near Nowogard

The pair of peregrine falcons living in a nest on the tower belonging to Emitel S.A. in Dobra near Nowogard (West Pomeranian Voivodeship) have become parents – on 1 and 2 May, the first two young hatched. If all goes well, they should be joined [...] 07.05.2020

Emitel joins Legia’s #READYTOHELP campaign for senior citizens

Emitel, the largest operator of terrestrial radio and television infrastructure in Poland and a partner of Legia Warszawa football club since 2018, has provided substantive and financial support for the largest aid campaign for senior citizens [...] 29.04.2020

Emitel good practices of CSR in Responsible Business Forum Report

Once again, the Responsible Business Forum has presented its “Responsible Business in Poland. Good Practices” report, which is the most comprehensive CSR review in Poland, with a record number of responsible business activities featured. In [...] 23.04.2020

Emitel announces the 2019 Social Involvement Report

In its latest social engagement report, Emitel sums up the key events in the area of activities undertaken in the field of environmental protection, corporate social responsibility and corporate governance. Emitel conducts its business in a [...] 14.04.2020

International Bird Day – Together with the Falcon Society, Emitel has launched a live broadcast from a peregrine falcon nest in Dobra near Nowogard

On the occasion of the International Bird Day, which falls on 1 April, Emitel encourages you to watch a live broadcast from a peregrine falcon nest located on a tower in Dobra near Nowogard (West Pomeranian Voivodeship), which belongs to the [...] 02.04.2020

Changes in broadcasting frequencies of terrestrial television in Zachodniopomorskie Province

On the night from 29 to 30 March 2020 (from Sunday to Monday) the broadcasting frequencies of terrestrial television channels will change for Multiplexes 1 and 4. The changes will affect the areas of Białogard and Koszalin only. The broadcasting [...] 29.03.2020

Emitel refinanced an existing loan and extended the financing period

Emitel has signed a loan agreement with a consortium of six banks, under which it secured its financing of PLN 1.5 billion, with an option to increase to PLN 1.6 billion upon certain conditions. The loan was granted by a group of banks [...] 21.02.2020

Emitel prized with the Top Employer 2020 certificate

Emitel obtained the prestigious title of Top Employer. The company thus confirms being one of the best employers in Poland Emitel’s most valuable asset is a team full of passion and commitment made up of high-class specialists in the field of [...] 05.02.2020

Innovative Emitel’s solution in Miasteczko Wilanów

Emitel, in agreement with the authorities of the Wilanów District Office has installed two modern mobile communications antenna installations in Miasteczko Wilanów. The solution has been designed with particular attention to aesthetics and [...] 28.01.2020

Piaseczno Municipality and Emitel implement Smart Cities solutions

Emitel, in cooperation with the Municipality of Piaseczno, designed and built a network and configured and supplied sensors for intelligent city solutions. This is another project in Emitel’s portfolio built on the basis of LoRaWAN [...] 13.01.2020

Emitel wins the “Responsible and Friendly Employer” Award presented by the Polish Development Fund

The award was presented during a press conference, which served to sum up the first implementation stage of the Employee Capital Plans Programme, which encompassed the largest enterprises. Paweł Borys, President of the Management Board of the [...] 19.12.2019

Emitel wins the “Investor in Human Capital” emblem

For the second consecutive time, Emitel has won the “Investor in Human Capital” emblem. The programme has been run since 2006 by the Digital Knowledge Observatory Foundation. The aim of the programme, addressed to companies and institutions [...] 06.12.2019

Participants of “Zwolnieni z Teorii” competition to design future cities

Emitel is a partner of the next edition of the “Zwolnieni z Teorii” competition. The aim of the project is to expand the competencies of high school students in the fields of teamwork, communication and creative thinking. A group of Emitel [...] 12.11.2019

TVP Kultura in High Definition on digital terrestrial television MUX8

Starting on 23 October, all the fans of TVP Kultura will be able to enjoy a new quality. The popular channel operated by TVP S.A. will be available on the digital terrestrial television Multiplex 8 in high resolution, enabling the audiences to [...] 12.11.2019

Modernisation works at the RTCN Lublin/Piaski facility are nearing their end

The overhaul of the antenna system at the RCN Lublin/Piaski facility is nearly completed. After the completion of works, the terrestrial television system will be broadcasted according to the specification from before the overhaul. The [...] 18.10.2019

Emitel wins the Trustworthy Employer Award

By the decision of the Jury of the 9th edition of the Competition, Emitel has won the Trustworthy Employer title in the “Internship Programmes” category. The competition is organised by the Polish Chamber of Commerce. The award was presented [...] 14.10.2019

Emitel has completed the implementation of a new IPTV/OTT platform for Orange

Emitel has successfully completed the implementation of a new TV platform for Orange Polska. The new platform was built on the basis of state-of-the-art technological and hardware IPTV and OTT solutions. Emitel is a partner of Orange Polska, who [...] 02.10.2019

Emitel takes the lead in GRESB 2019 – global social responsibility and sustainable development survey

In this year’s edition of the GRESB benchmark, Emitel scored 80 points, compared to an average score of 58 points for comparable companies. The company ended up on the second place among its counterparts and was on the top of the list of 393 [...] 12.09.2019

Emitel will entrust PKO TFI with the management of PPK funds

Emitel has selected an institution to be entrusted with managing the Employee Capital Plan (PPK) funds. As a result of the conducted proceedings, the Company decided to choose PKO Towarzystwo Funduszy Inwestycyjnych. The selected partner will be [...] 10.09.2019

Emitel to boost the digital terrestrial television signal for the residents of Chełm and the surrounding area

Due to the ongoing periodic maintenance and overhaul of the antenna system at RTCN Lublin/Piaski, some viewers in Chełm and its surrounding area are experiencing problems with terrestrial TV signal reception. In order to ensure continuity of [...] 09.09.2019

Possible difficulties for viewers and listeners in connection with the planned modernization of antennas at the RTCN Lublin/Piaski facility

On August 19th, Emitel commenced a periodical modernization of a TV antenna system at the RTCN Lublin/Piaski facility. The works carried out are technically very complex and require a lot of effort on the part of Emitel’s specialists. For [...] 23.08.2019

New possibilities opened by the overhauled Emitel Network Management Centre

Emitel has opened its modernised and overhauled Network Management Centre in Krakow, equipped with a state-of-the-art display wall, as well as advanced diagnostic and dispatching tools, which support our experts and enable better control of the [...] 18.07.2019

Emitel announces 2018 Social Involvement Report

Emitel published a new edition of the company’s report on corporate social responsibility. The document presents the most important projects and initiatives undertaken by Emitel in 2018. The number of Emitel’s social and green initiatives is [...] 13.06.2019

High cellular coverage in the Powiśle Power Plant thanks to Emitel’s equipment.

Emitel is going to provide a state-of-the-art, comprehensive solution for one of the most anticipated investments in Warsaw to boost the availability of mobile operators’ services indoors. The agreement provides for the development of a radio [...] 06.06.2019

The Myślibórz Forest Inspectorate to use Emitel infrastructure for fire monitoring purposes

SLR Myślibórz will be used by the Forest Inspectorate to install antennas used to transmit camera feed from fire lookout towers run by the State Forests. Once again, Emitel is involved in the fight against forest fires. Earlier, Emitel [...] 29.05.2019

Successful coach parking application pilot Programme in Wroclaw

Wrocław was the first city in Poland to carry out a research project to develop a solution to enable guiding coaches to the nearest vacant parking space. The system is a result of research conducted by the city in cooperation with Emitel, [...] 11.04.2019

Emitel and Telewizja Polska launch a joint promotion of MUX-8

The campaign starts on 19 March. It is intended to encourage viewers to modernise their antenna installations, retune their TV sets to receive the MUX-8 signal, as well as take advantage of the wide programming offer of all terrestrial [...] 04.04.2019

Emitel included once again in the Good Practices report published by the Responsible Business Forum

Emitel was distinguished in a report for numerous good business practices concerning areas such as labour law, environment, organisational governance and human rights. The “Responsible Business in Poland. Good Practices” report was prepared and [...] 04.04.2019

Emitel wins the “Employee-Friendly Employer” contest

The Employee-Friendly Employer Contest has been organized for 11 years by the National Committee of the “Solidarity” Trade Union under the honorary patronage of Poland’s President. The objective of the contest is to promote [...] 21.02.2019

Emitel supports tests of the emergency notification system of the Ministry of Interior and Administration in the digital T-DAB+ system of the Polish Radio.

In the recent months, together with the Polish Radio and with participation of the Ministry of Interior and Administration, Emitel has successfully performed tests of the emergency notification system. If the service is started, owners of [...] 20.02.2019

Emitel supports young scientists – enthusiasts in creation of the Transatlantic Radio Station Museum and Science Center

On the occasion of the International Radio Day and the nineteenth anniversary of the decision to build the radio mast in Raszyn, Emitel provided among others a historical transmitter lamp and a telecommunication cabinet to the Transatlantic [...] 14.02.2019

President of Emitel Management Board wins 2018 Business Vector Award

Business Vectors are awarded to eminent personalities in the world of economy, politics, culture and media. The statuettes are given to trailblazers who set noteworthy examples to follows in the Polish economy and create valuable, innovative [...] 15.01.2019

Settlement between Emitel and Wirtualna Polska

Emitel S.A., the operator of the Multipleks 8 digital terrestrial television and Wirtualna Polska Media S.A., the broadcaster of the WP TV channel available on the Multipleks have agreed on the termination of pending court dispute concerning the [...] 02.01.2019

Telewizja Polska is entering MUX-8

Telewizja Polska and Emitel have signed a contract. Starting December 22nd, TVP channels will be present on MUX-8. Following a few months of negotiations, the CEO of Polish Television Jacek Kurski and the CEO of Emitel Andrzej Kozłowski signed a [...] 24.12.2018

Emitel to test emergency notification system in T-DAB+ Digital Broadcasting

The tests, which will be carried out by Emitel S.A. and Polskie Radio S.A, are slated to take place in December. The testing procedure will not cause any inconvenience for the audiences. The tests are designed to check how different types of [...] 07.12.2018

Legia Warszawa on a hybrid terrestrial TV platform

On the 7th of December, the hybrid terrestrial TV platform will start featuring video footage presented by Legia Warszawa. This is the first project of its kind in Poland, which stems from cooperation between the Warsaw-based football club and [...] 07.12.2018

Emitel honoured with the “Investor in Human Capital” emblem

The “Investor in Human Capital” emblem is the first Polish award for companies that distinguishes their staffing policies. The title is awarded on the basis of a survey of employee opinions. Winning the emblem means that Emitel has joined the [...] 04.12.2018

Another 10-year agreement between Eurozet and Emitel

Eurozet Radio Sp. z o.o. and Emitel S.A. have concluded a new ten-year contract for the provision of transmission and broadcasting services of “Antyradio” radio station in selected areas of Poland. Antyradio is the largest and longest-running [...] 30.11.2018

Emitel is launching the Radio’s WNET transmitters in Warsaw and in Cracow

Emitel S.A. and Radio WNET Sp. z o.o. have signed a 10-year contract for broadcasting and transmission of Radio WNET programme in Krakow and Warsaw. Launching the transmitters means that Radio WNET will expand its digital broadcasting activities [...] 15.11.2018

Emitel wins the Trustworthy Employer competition

Emitel S.A. was awarded the title of Trustworthy Employer in the Safety category, which is yet another distinction won by the company for its focus on employees and social policy in national competitions. The new title will be added to other [...] 05.11.2018

10-year agreement between Eurozet and Emitel

Eurozet Radio Sp. z o.o. and Emitel S.A. have concluded a new ten-year contract for the provision of transmission and broadcasting services of “Radio ZET” radio programme across Poland. Radio Zet is one of the pioneering organisations [...] 05.11.2018

Emitel boosts maritime safety

In Koszalin, Emitel has just commissioned a backup Supervision and Control Centre of GMDSS – global maritime distress and safety system. The back-up centre is equipped with the highest quality radio-communication system, just like the main [...] 05.11.2018

Emitel has modernized the wireless communication system at the Silesian Stadium in Chorzów

Thanks to the network designed and installed by Emitel engineers, Stadion Śląski in Chorzów joined the modern, global arenas such as Wembley. It is the second such facility in Europe where the so-called DAS system. Thanks to this, there will no [...] 08.10.2018

Emitel S.A best among similar companies in an independent study on social involvement and sustainable development GRESB

Emitel S.A scored in the study as many as 80 points with an average of 48 points, and in addition to the victory in the group of comparable companies, he was at the forefront of 10% of over 170 European companies surveyed. The GRESB survey, [...] 24.09.2018

The City of Wrocław and Emitel develop smart city solutions

Representatives of Wrocław and Emitel S.A. authorities signed a letter of intent aimed at jointly conducting tests related to the implementation of smart cities solutions. Technologies and services of the internet of things are to improve the [...] 13.08.2018

Emitel S.A. and ZAE Sp. z o.o. establish cooperation in the implementation of a short-circuit detection system in medium voltage power grids.

Jointly implemented project utilizes new fault detectors and LoRaWAN communication and is directed to Distribution Network Operators (DSO). As part of the cooperation, Emitel will build a data transmission network which will be used by ZAE [...] 04.08.2018

Emitel joined the elite group of nearly 100 Polish companies that have the ISO / IEC 27001: 2013 certificate.

The Emitel Information Security Management System implemented by the Company was approved by the ISOQAR certification body from Great Britain. System application of the standard guidelines and their implementation in business processes gives the [...] 27.07.2018

Emitel became a member of the International Association of Navigation Signage Services (IALA)

International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse – in short IALA is an international organization that brings together national institutions responsible for nautical navigation, producers, distributors or consultants [...] 11.06.2018

Emitel has prepared the Social Responsibility Report for 2017

Emitel has published the Corporate Social Resposibility Report for 2017. It is the first document of its kind developed by the Company, which presents the most important undertakings and initiatives that Emitel undertook in the field of social [...] 04.06.2018

Emitel’s good practices highlighted in the Responsible Business Forum report

The activities conducted by Emitel for the first time are described in the Report “Responsible business in Poland. Good practices “, issued by the Responsible Business Forum. The report contains 1190 good business practices in the [...] 13.04.2018