Plisch building, 1955
The passionated engineer Hans Helmut Plisch founded Plisch Nachrichtentechnik in Viernheim.
Ever since the beginning in 1955, PLISCH promoted the worldwide success of electronic information media through the provision of important technical facilities.
1960 – 1970 Panorama Receiver EP 36
PLISCH started its business with radio interference measuring and television measuring equipment. Later, PLISCH specialized in the development of television transmission systems and associated measuring equipment. In the 70s, PLISCH introduces the famous “Jolly B“, the first TV transposer in modular architecture.
Transmitter Jolly B 1971 – 1980
PLISCH’s tube power amplifiers up to 20 kW with a maintenance free coaxial cavity resonator have been brought to market and were sold worldwide by Rohde & Schwarz in the 80s and 90s. Later, with the introduction of the transistor technology, the cooperation was finished.
1995 Transmitter for Vietnam
Introduction of PLISCH’s Tristan transmitter series, a modular based and relaible transmitter system.
Many transmitters of this type are still in operation.
2000 PLISCH today
In the year 2000 PLISCH changed the owners and orientated more to the international market. Hans H. Plisch GmbH & Co. KG was founded.
2008 Transmitter Series 3000
Introduction of the Series 3000 with market leading design.
It was the most efficient transmitter system at this time.
Innovacom invested in PLISCH. Innovacom has invested over 1 billion Euros in hundreds of technological start-ups in the digital economy.
IBC Innovation Award 2011
Implementation of the first DVB-T2 transmitter network with Ericsson. We won the IBC Innvovation Award 2011.
2014 Low Power Transmitter Series 4000
PLISCH starts the introduction of the Series “4000” – the most efficient transmitter system with the latest Doherty technology.
60th Anniversary 2015
PLISCH celebrates its 60th birthday.
2016 Contract extension with Swisscom
PLISCH has extended its contract with Swisscom for DVB & DAB transmitters and has been successful with a major part of the DVBV-T2 rollout in Germany.
Business growth for USA and Korea
Another successfull year, where PLISCH has entered the US market with several high power transmitters (10kW to 40 kW) and the first ATSC 3.0 high power transmitter installation in South Korea.
Introduction of Low Power Series 5000 in 2019
The all new Low Power Series 5000 was first installed for italian broadcaster RaiWay, who was looking for a strong reliability and a wide range of reserve systems such as passive reserve, 3+1 and also gapfillers. In addition to this Plisch implemented easy to operate satellite receivers inside their transmitters.
Introduction of Medium Power Series 5000 in 2020
By expanding the product portfolio, Plisch introduced the all new medium power transmitters for series 5000 in 2020 and was happy to deliver the first systems to Italy and by the beginning of 2021 to Indonesia.