World Cup 2010: Sachtler, Vinten To Offer On-site Service Support

Vitec Group brands Sachtler and Vinten are collaborating with local distributor Telemedia to establish a full service facility in Johannesburg, South Africa throughout the 2010 FIFA World Cup. The center is being led by Christian Huber, sales and service support manager for Sachtler and Vinten.

“The worldwide audience for the World Cup is estimated to be 25 billion viewers and with more than 30 camera positions at each match, it’s vital that customers can rely on our brands and receive a quick and efficient service to ensure the television coverage is perfect,” says Huber. “Users can rest assured that full service support will be provided during office hours throughout the World Cup. With so many professionals counting on Sachtler and Vinten, we will be right there, and ready to help at a moment’s notice.”

The service center will be open from June 9-July 11 from 08h00 until 17h00. The center will be located at Telemedia’s offices and workshop in Rivoni, Johannesburg and the contact number is +27 (0)11 803 3353. For more information, visit and

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