Your Stream Control Team

Encoding – Personalisation – Management – Delivery

We are a broadcast IT team providing clients with a range of solutions to help them engage their fans on their favourite digital platforms.

We are your stream control team!

Clients we have helped

We can help you too!

Core Services

Think of us like a broadcast IT team taking care of everything you need to engage your fans online.

We can encode your feeds, augment your feeds and send them to your partners. We’re broadcast internet specialists who you can trust for expert advice, technical robustness and world class delivery.

On-Site Encoding

Experienced streaming engineers
Unlimited HD-SDI Inputs
Self-contained systems
Direct, secure connection to our Live MCR
Deployed worldwide

Live Stream MCR

Unlimited Capacity
Dedicated engineers
24 / 7 live support
Secure and reliable distribution hub
Delivery to multiple platforms simultaneously
Redundancy content playout
Social Media clipping
Remote management of off-site encoders


Stream reversioning
Remote voice acquisition
Insertion of localised graphics
Insertion of instream adverts
Regional opt-outs
Platform specific changes to world feeds

You’re in safe hands!

We encode, we manage and we deliver your feeds. We’re world class technical project managers with 10 years of production experience. We are your stream control team.

The People

Dedicated engineering staff are at your disposal 24/7 from production inception to final TX. We are your experts.

The Service

Whatever your live streaming requirements, we will have the solution for you. If it doesn’t exist, we’ll build it.

The Systems

Rock solid workflows battle-tested over thousands of live hours are in operation on your production.

The Delivery

We can deliver your live streams simultaneously to any CDN, OTT platform or social network.

Get in touch today!

Our live streaming in action

We’ve built live streaming solutions for a variety of partners

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Volcano City is an innovative industry leader in live video streaming, multi-language live video content creation, remote commentary broadcasts and video encoding that can serve and deliver content to a wide array of video devices.

Note: our site features client work and demo projects in order to showcase the wide variety of skills we can bring to your project. Contact us to work on your video requirements today!


27/1 Arthur Street
EH6 5DA, Edinburgh UK
[email protected]
+44 (0)131 553 4977