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The Godó Group extends the cover from the TDT to all Catalonia
Emissions Digitals de Catalonia (EDC) reaches an agreement with Abertis Telecom to accelerate the process of expansion of the cover of the four television channels that it emits in TDT, among them 8TV

The ambitious plan of expansion that will execute EDC begins this 23 of April, day of Sant anniversary Jordi and 7º of 8tv (before Citytv), and will finish at the end of May of the 2009. The expansion plan will take place through 70 emitting centers distributed by all Catalonia, that will mean approximately to contribute progressively cover of the mentioned channels about to 6 million and average of Catalan.

The cover effort is remarkable that will take place between the months of April and July of this year, period in which EDC will almost ignite the signal of their multiplex TDT in 38 emitting centers with which already it will offer the possibility of tuning the chains 8tv, 105tv, EDC 3 and EDC 4 to more than 6 million inhabitants, a 90% of the citizens of Catalonia, covering the majority with populations of the following regions: Valleys Western, Eastern Maresme, Valleys, Bages, Baix Camp, the Forest, Osona, Garraf, Baix Empordà, Anoia, Alt and Baix Penedès, Baix Ebre, Montsià, Alt Camp, Berguedà, the Noguera, Ripollès, Alt Urgell, Cerdanya, Solsonès, High Terra, Pallars Jussà, Priorat and Vall d' Plow.
8tv, the deprived television of Catalonia, is being an outstanding successful of hearing, and they follow already it more than 1.2 million people daily and surpasses the 6 million covered population. Their data of hearing are spectacular, especially in Barcelona, where it obtains more of 5% of quota of screen (TN Sofres) and obtains ends of share habitually superiors to 10%, surpassing to chains like Channel 33, Sixth, La2 and Four, being therefore a referring one in zapping daily of the inhabitants of the condal city.
105tv is a musical channel that emits 24 hours of the day and without interruptions best present music, the discográficas new features of the consolidated artists more and the outstanding successes of the last decades. Catalan music sounds with force in 105tv and occupies a 25% of its programming.

Technology TDT allows that the homes that are in a same province have a single frequency in which to tune the TDT channels. In particular, the channels in which there are to tune the televisions of each province for the reception of the mentioned 33 chains are UHF in the province of Barcelona, 51 the UHF one in the one of Tarragona, 53 the UHF one in the one of 36 Lleida and UHF in the province of Girona.
The phases of expansion and the zones to which they will contribute signal TDT are the following

23 of April: beginning of the omnidirectional emission (360 degrees) from the Tower of Collserola, giving cover to the following regions: Barcelonian, Valleys Eastern, Valleys Occidental and Baix Llobregat.
The increase of the cover is of 1.738.016 inhabitants, obtaining one
total cover of 4.433.978 inhabitants, a 65% of the population.

30 of April: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Even. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Even, Vilanova of the Camí, Santa Margarida de Montbui.
· Falset (Tarragona). UHF channel 51. Affected municipalities: Blackberry d' Ebre, Falset, Benissanet.
The increase of the cover is of 75,077 inhabitants, obtaining one
total cover of 4.509.055, a 66.17% of the population.

9 of May: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Montcada. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Montcada i Reixac.
· Sant Pere de Ribes. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Vilanova i the Geltrú, Vilafranca of the Penedes, Sant Pere de Ribes, Sitges, Cubelles.
The increase of the cover is of 449,007 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 4.958.062, a 72.76% of the population.

16 of May: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Coll Redó. UHF channel 51. Affected municipalities: Tortosa, Amposta, Deltebre, Santa Barbara, L' Village, Sant Jaume d' Enveja.
· Sant Celoni. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Sant Celoni, Santa Maria Palautordera, Breda, Hostalric.
The increase of the cover is of 134,979 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 5.093.041, a 74.75% of the population.

31 of May: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Montserrat. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Manresa, Sant Joan Vilatorrada, Sant Vicenç de Castellet, Sant Fruitós de Bages, Santpedor, Navarcles, Castellbell i the Vilar.
· Montblanc. UHF channel 51. Affected municipalities: Montblanc, Pla of Santa Maria.
· Ulldecona. UHF channel 51. Affected municipality: Ulldecona.
· Molins de Rei. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Molins de Rei, the Papiol.
· Baix Llobregat. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Sant Climent de Llobregat.
· Canet. UHF channel 33. Affected municipality: Canet of Sea.
· Teià. UHF channel 33. Affected municipality: Teià
· Estrac heatings. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Heatings d' Estrac.
The increase of the cover is of 300,599 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 5.393.640, a 79.16% of the population.

30 of June: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Collsuspina. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Vic, You sparkle, Tona, Taradell.
·Gandesa. UHF channel 51. Affected municipalities: Gandesa, Corbera d' Ebre, Bot.
· Vendrell. UHF channel 51. Affected municipalities: Vendrell, Santa Margarida i els Monjos, l' Arboç, Banyeres of the Penedés.
· Ripoll I. UHF Channel 36. Affected municipalities: Ripoll, Sant Joan of them Abadesses, Campdevànol.
· Cubells. UHF channel 53. Affected municipalities: Balaguer, Agramunt, Rosselló, Vallfogona de Balaguer.
· Sant Sadurní. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Sant Sadurní d' Anoia, Pla of the Penedés, Puigdàlber, Santa Fe of the Penedés.
· Aiguafreda. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Aiguafreda, Sant Martí de Centelles.
· Argentona. UHF channel 33. Affected municipality: Argentona.
· Llavaneres. UHF channel 33. Affected municipality: Sant Andreu de Llavaneres.
· Arenys de Munt. UHF channel 33. Affected municipality: Arenys of Sea, Arenys de Munt.
· Mur. UHF channel 53. Affected municipalities: Isona i Conca Dell, Tremp.
· Calella. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Pineda of Sea, Calella, Sant Cebrià de Vallalta, Sant Pol of Sea.
· Organyà. UHF channel 53. Affected municipalities: The Seu d' Urgell, Estamariu.
The increase of the cover is of 339,115 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 5.732.755, a 84.14% of the population

31 of July: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Cabrils- Mataró. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Mataró, Vilassar de Dalt, Cabrils.
· Bellmunt Osona. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Manlleu, Torelló, Sant Pere de Torelló, Sant Quirze de Besora, Sant Vicenç de Torelló.
· Calonge. UHF channel 36. Affected municipalities: Palamós, Calonge, Castell-Platja d' Hoop.
· Guardiola. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Bagà, Guardiola de Berguedà, Vallcebre, Sant Julià de Cerdanyola.
·Biella. UHF channel 53. Affected municipalities: Vielha and Mijaran.
· Solsona. UHF channel 53. Affected municipality. Solsona.
· Palafrugell. UHF channel 36. Affected municipalities: Palafrugell, Mont-Evenness, Vall-llobrega, Torrent.
· Cerdanya. UHF channel 36. Affected municipalities: Puigcerdà, Bellver de Cerdanya, Llívia, Ger.
· Pont de Suert. UHF channel 53. Affected municipality: The Pont de Suert.
· Vaqueira Veret. UHF channel 53. Affected municipality. Naut Aran.
· Puig-Reig. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Yard, Gironella, Avià, Casserres.
The increase of the cover is of 301,206 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 6.033.961, a 88.56% of the population

31 of August: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Vallromanes. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Montornés of Valle's, Vilanova of Valle's, Vallromanes.
· L' Estartit. UHF channel 36. Affected municipalities: Torroella de Montgri, Pals.
· Tornafort. UHF channel 53. Affected municipalities: Sort, Soriguera.
The increase of the cover is of 21,631 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 6.055.592, a 88.88% of the population

30 of September: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Bigues. UHF channel 33. Affected municipality: Bigues i Riells.
· Vallirana. UHF channel 33. Affected municipality: Vallirana.
· Cardona. UHF channel 33. Affected municipality: Cardona.
The increase of the cover is of 13,202 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 6.068.794, a 89.07% of the population

31 of October: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Sallent. UHF channel 33. Affected municipality: Sallent.
· Sant Fost de Campcentelles. UHF channel 33. Affected municipalities: Sant Fost de Campcentelles, Santa Maria de Martorelles.
The increase of the cover is of 12,352 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 6.081.146, a 89.25% of the population

30 of November: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Tossa of Sea II. UHF channel 36. Affected municipality: Tossa of Sea.
· Lloret of Sea. UHF channel 36. Affected municipality: Lloret of Sea.
· Port Seine fishing. UHF channel 36. Affected municipalities: Llançà, Portbou, Port of the Forest, Rage.
· Trough of Segre. UHF channel 53. Affected municipality: Trough of Segre.
· Almenar. UHF channel 53. Affected municipalities: Almenar, Alfarràs, Alguaire, Benavent de Segrià, Vilanova de Segrià, Torrelameu.
The increase of the cover is of 68,871 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 6.150.017, a 90.26% of the population

31 of December: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Cadaqués. UHF channel 36. Affected municipality: Cadaqués.
· Sant Hilari Sacalm. UHF channel 36. Affected municipality: Sant Hilari Sacalm.
The increase of the cover is of 6,733 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 6.156.750, a 90.37% of the population.

31 of January 2009: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Ponts: UHF channel 53. Affected municipality: Ponts.
· Sant Llorenç Savall: UHF channel 33. Affected municipality: Sant Llorenç Savall.
The increase of the cover is of 4,654 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 6.161.404, a 90.43% of the population.

28 of February 2009: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Ribes de Freser. UHF channel 36. Affected municipalities: Ribes de Freser, Planotes, Queralbs.
· Sant Carles of the Ràpita. UHF channel 51. Affected municipality: Sant Carles of the Ràpita.
Flix II. UHF channel 51. Affected municipality: Flix.
· Olot. UHF channel 36. Affected municipalities: Olot, Them Preses.
The increase of the cover is of 28,331 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 6.189.735, a 90.85% of the population.

31 of March 2009: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Pobla de Segur. UHF channel 53. Affected municipalities: The Pobla de Segur, Salàs de Pallars.
· Montagut. UHF channel 36. Affected municipalities: Sant Joan them Fonts, Besalú, Castellfolit of the Rock, Sant Jaume de Llierca, Tortellà.
· Alcanar. UHF channel 51. Affected municipality: Alcanar.
· Camprodón. UHF channel 36. Affected municipalities: Camprodon, Sant Pau de Segúries, Llanars, Vilallonga de Ter.
The increase of the cover is of 20,703 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 6.210.438, a 91.15% of the population.

31 of May of 2009: Beginning of the emissions from the following centers:
· Oliana II. UHF channel 53. Affected municipalities: Oliana, Peramola.
· Vandellòs. UHF channel 51. Affected municipalities: Vandellòs i l' Hospitalet of l' Infant.
· The Perelló. UHF channel 51. Affected municipalities: L' Ametlla of Sea, the Perelló.
The increase of the cover is of 11,349 inhabitants, obtaining a total cover of 6.221.787, a 91.32% of the population.



(Agencies, 22/04/08)







 
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