Able to fit into any standard city parking, AMT’s Mid-Sized News Trucks & SUVs provide all of the functionality of a conventional DSNG van with a minimal footprint. Especially well-suited for Storm and Traffic chasing, these platforms are ideal where extreme maneuverability, 4WD, and inner-city operation are key.
Electronic news gathering operations have seen substantial changes, with new cutting-edge technology constantly challenging the news studio to remain relevant and competitive. While transmission methods and technologies evolve, news casting formats adapt, and content becomes more time-sensitive and easily caught by modern streaming capabilities, AMT’s Mid-Size News Trucks embrace the transforming broadcast industry as the ultimate in low-profile, fast, and high-tech ENG / DSNG trucks!
When you need to be on the air from anywhere, your mobile broadcast equipment is your lifeline. AMT designs and builds mobile communication vehicles with easy-to-use system integration that gets new-age tech on the streets. Built by broadcast engineers — we understand the mission.
3M™ Safety & Security Window Films make glass harder to penetrate and holds shattered pieces in place, helping keep both people and property safe from dangers posed by intruders, severe weather, and broken glass.
Stop prying eyes from scoping out your expensive broadcast equipment! AMT will tint all windows to the maximum legal limit in your state with 3M™ Window Films (between 5-50% visible light transmission). Window tints also reject heat and UV rays while reducing glare.
When CNG isn’t the whole answer, AMT has the transmission mode for the job! Our Microwave integration is essential for broadcast vehicles utilizing legacy ENG broadcast towers. We support both Wave Central and IMT Microwave systems. Microwave offers uncontested bandwidth to get the story out there — reliably. Our Mid-Size News Trucks are able to support up to 42′ masts and expert integration is our number one priority.
Safely store your essential broadcast equipment in the rear compartment of your vehicle with the added security of our rear cargo partitions. AMT’s installation and fabrication specialists professionally install certified heavy-duty cargo screens and window guards.
Whether it’s brand recognition or community engagement, AMT’s experience with graphic customizations are as varied as the nation’s stations. Sometimes being subtle isn’t the mission — AMT’s “kick Ass” designs are for the BOLD.
Exterior Connector Panels (ECP) are integrated into the space formerly occupied by the rear glass. This approach limits body penetrations, eliminates corrosion issues and allows “full-size news van” levels exterior connectivity. All panels are engineered to your specific needs.
Storage shelving options are as limitless and unique as your station’s requirements, but we have some industry-favorites to share with you too. We’ll work with you to meet your needs — make your specific inquiries or list out your requirements in the “other requests” section.
Keep your eyes on the road and your mind on the mission — real-time surface and air temperatures show on an in-cab display unit with an integrated road temperature sensor. High Sierra’s Mobile Surface Sentinel is a MUST for any application in a Snow/Ice belt. AMT strives for only the ultimate in weather and traffic reporting.
You’ve selected what your vehicle NEEDS — now what does it DESERVE? AMT has almost limitless cosmetic customization options, including state-of-the-art custom rim and tire options.
Keep your crew safe and on-mission with added security from our interior window guards. AMT’s installation and fabrication specialists professionally install certified heavy-duty cargo screens and window guards.
High-end and high-definition, AMT uses low-profile lipstick cameras for our integrated point-of-view cameras. Let us configure DriveLive™ for your precise application. Available in both internal and external applications, we have the tech to show you the story from every angle.
Add Enhanced Edit capabilities by literally “blowing-the-roof” off your Mid-Sized News Vehicle. AMT’s award winning, certified raised roof conversion can house 2.5x the normal rack units and adds additional overhead headroom for tall operators to edit ergonomically… making SUV’s feel like vehicles twice their size.
Looking for convenient storage combined with on-the-job functionality? AMT fabricates easy fold/ pull-out sliders for rear-displays. Display maps, data, or live-cast without losing the ability to store grip gear!
Collect ultrasonic meteorological data on the go with AMT’s integrated roof-mounted mobile weather station. We use Columbia Weather and Airmar Weather Systems for instantaneous, on-site weather data that provides the tools of the trade to the industry’s weather-chasing broadcast vehicles.
Whether for protection, utility, or cosmetic design, at AMT we flex our engineering capabilities in all aspects of vehicle modification and integration — including custom bumpers (front or back).
Hook up your broadcast vehicle with telematic systems to organize your fleet. Remote site visibility, equipment monitoring, improved workflow, and video-based safety features can all be integrated into your build.
The story is out there…but can you see it? News can take you to dark regions of storm damage or down dark streets where hazards can be everywhere. Light up the night sky with AMT’s fully customizable LED light bars.
Cover all the bases: As great as cellular bandwidth is, IP satellite ensures you maintain signal continuity in areas of variable or non-existent cell coverage. AMT offers all manners of Ku and Ka Band services to keep you connected.
Join the CNG revolution! AMT’s Cellular Bonding packages provide the industry with the most portable transmission methods at the most competitive price. Get your story on the air via the nation’s in-place cellular network.
AMT’s center consoles re-define what is possible in a vehicle designed for on-the-move operation. Camera controls, video switchers, audio track mic with level control, multi-viewers, and IFB are all at the operators fingertips. The entire truck can be controlled without ever leaving the drivers seat!
Storage shelving options are as limitless and unique as your station’s requirements, but a popular option is our camera storage locker. We can install customized lockers in the rear of your News Truck for safe equipment storage (give us the specs in the other requests section).
Set Yourself Free! Transmit and receive HD 4K video from up to 3000′ away with the the latest innovation in 4K wireless transmitter and receiver technologies from Teradek and Wave Central. All kits feature AMT’s exclusive High Gain Antenna Packages for maximum range and flexibility. 2GHz, 5.8GHz or 6.4-6.5GHz COFDM Premium systems available.
Storage options are as limitless and unique as your station’s requirements… but a popular option is our camera storage locker. We’ll install customized lockers in your News Truck for safe equipment storage (give us the specs in the “other requests” section).
Storage options are as limitless and unique as your station’s requirements. Custom Cabinets and Shelving can be adapted to provide secure equipment storage and supplies. Clutter inside the work area or rear storage area is a thing of the past. Talk to your AMT representative about your needs. We have literally hundreds of options available.
You have the need — we have the fabrication capabilities! Full-length roof decks create space for roof-mounted transmission equipment, weather stations, sensors, cameras, lights, solar panels, and more.
Safety is always priority one! News is often reported in hazardous environments, and it’s tempting to be more focused on the story than on the perils of passing vehicles. Our integrated strobe lights warn oncoming traffic that your crew is stopped on the roadside. No truck should be without them.
Keep your eye on the sky and your team on the mission with roof mounted cameras able to pan, tilt, and zoom on the scene. AMT provides complete user-friendly integrations for all your visual needs.
AMT offers custom exterior modifications that raise the overall height of the vehicle, providing additional undercarriage clearance and heavy-duty suspension support. A heavy duty suspension/lift kit will allow your build to navigate over the toughest terrain to get the job done from anywhere (request a specific height in the other requests section).