NEP Connect operates two broadcast teleports, located at MediaCityUK in Manchester and Milton Keynes. The teleports are robust, resilient and secure, providing essential connectivity to broadcasters, with direct access to the global satellite market. NEP Connect’s dedicated network operations centres (NOC) is operational 24hrs a day, 365 days a year.

Gateway Service

NEP Connect and ABS have recently launched a new NEP Connect Gateway Service solution for ABS Occasional Use services. The NEP Connect Gateway Service offers broadcasters and service providers a flexible and reliable Occasional Use platform at competitive rates to deliver video and data feeds to the widest broadcasters’ community in Europe. The platform provides Occasional Use booking services and satellite line-up support for the Ku-band European beam capacity of the ABS-3A satellite at 3°W.

The service is now available 24/7 via telephone at: +44 (0) 330 123 1220 and email at:


  • Video and Data Services:
    NEP Connect Gateway Service solution for ABS Occasional Use services


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Milton Keynes

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