Vitec Supplies Chinese Broadcaster
BURY ST. EDMUNDS,
UK: Vitec Videocom announced their ongoing support to Chinese state broadcaster
CCTV in the startup of a new channel, supplying tripods, lighting gear and bags
totaling approximately $1.2 million.
covered by the Vitec Videocom label include Anton/Bauer, Autoscript,
Litepanels, OConnor, Petrol Bags, Sachtler, Vinten and Vinten Radamec.
at all the brands on the market and Sachtler came out on top in our tests,”
said Mr Hu Ruilin, CCTV’s project manager for the new channel, in a press
release. “The weather conditions vary widely across our huge country from
summer to winter, so having the confidence to be able to set up the Sachtler
tripods and heads quickly and reliably, whatever the weather, was vital to our
includes 180 ENG kits using Sachtler DV10 heads and tripods, designed to handle
payloads of up to 12 kg. Approximately 350 Petrol PC-104 carry bags were
ordered to protect the tripods and heads. Lighting will be provided by
Litepanels Micro-Pro LED luminaires.
is scheduled to deliver sometime in early 2012.