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LEMO® Receives 2020 Technology and Engineering Emmy® Award
[February 09, 2021]

LEMO® Receives 2020 Technology and Engineering Emmy® Award

ROHNERT PARK, Calif., Feb. 9, 2021 /CNW/ -- LEMO, a global leader in the design and manufacture of precision custom interconnect solutions is has been awarded a 2020 Technology and Engineering Emmy® Award  for Standardization and Commercialization of Television – Broadcast, Hybrid Electrical and Fiber-Optic Camera Cable and Connectors. 

This Emmy Award recognizes the work of all LEMO engineers who have driven this technology, and also it's lasting impact.

 "We are very honored and proud to be awarded this Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award", says Billy Barbey, LEMO's R&D Manager. "It recognizes the work of all LEMO engineers who have driven this technology over the years, and which has a lasting impact on the industry."

In the 80s, the signal transmission over fiber optic was introduced to the television industry and LEMO was deeply involved in the creation of the SMPTE Standard for fiber optic connectors.

Tday, fibers are used in all aspects of production and distribution of video and audio signals and the LEMO 3K.93C series (SMPTE connector) is recognized as the connector of choice for broadcast and AV systems. LEMO works with select authorized cable assembly houses to ensure that our SMPTE products meet the highest standards for quality, reliability, and durability in the most challenging environments.

LEMO shares this 2020 Technology and Engineering Emmy® Award with the following partners: SMPTE, The Association of Radio Industries and Businesses (ARIB), European Broadcasting Union (EBU), Belden, NEMAL and all LEMO certified cable assembly houses.

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) plans to hold the 72nd Annual Technology & Engineering Emmy® Awards ceremony in partnership with the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) during the fall NAB Show on October 10, 2021. The Emmy® Award is one of the four major American entertainment awards along with the Oscar (film), Grammy (music) and Tony (theater).

About LEMO – LEMO is celebrating 75 years of providing high quality and high-performance connectors which are found in a variety of challenging application environments including medical, industrial control, test & measurement, audio/video, broadcast, and robotics. LEMO offers cable & wire as well as cable assembly services. For more information visit

Contact: Karen Birnie, Marketing Manager, 707-806-9824 or 

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