United States Capitol Building

Washington, D.C.

The United States Capitol Building contains many chambers and meeting rooms where decisions that impact the world are made. Extraordinary AV technology solutions are required to ensure every word is understood and kept secure.

Features

  • Capitol Hearing Rooms feature TV studio production and press audio feed systems
  • Speaker of the House Hearing Room includes personal interactive LCD touchscreens to provide up-close views of various feeds as determined by the system administrator
  • Hearing Rooms include individual stations that utilize mix-minus systems for microphones and loudspeakers
  • Building-wide concealed audio system features infrared and inductive loop assistive listening systems
  • Speaker of the House Hearing Room uses portable displays to exhibit witness testimony and supplemental evidence

Participants

Owner: United States Government

Consultant: K2 Audio, LLC

AV Contractor: Ford Audio-Video Systems