Royal Films selects Barco and Bardan to complete digital cinema deployments throughout Colombia
Rancho Cordova, Calif., USA th 21 October 2013 th Barco, a global leader in digital cinema technology, is working closely with digital cinema integrator Bardan Cinema to deploy 133 DLP Cinema® projectors, converting 62 existing screens and installing 17 new auditoriums by Q1 2014, in addition to 54 projectors already deployed to date.
(Media-Newswire.com) - Rancho Cordova, Calif., USA – 21 October 2013 – Barco, a global leader in digital cinema technology, is working closely with digital cinema integrator Bardan Cinema to deploy 133 DLP Cinema® projectors, converting 62 existing screens and installing 17 new auditoriums by Q1 2014, in addition to 54 projectors already deployed to date.
For many years, Barco and Bardan have joined forces to help exhibitors in Latin America take advantage of a growing moviegoing population in Colombia, offering the latest digital cinema technologies and complete installation, customer service and technical support. Royal Films is selecting from Barco’s wide range of digital cinema projectors to ensure the perfect match for every screen, from the compact, fully integrated DP2K-10S to the award-winning DP2K-32B model for the exhibitor’s largest, premium screens.
“With Bardan’s endorsement of the support and technology offered by Barco we are confident they are the best choice for our success in digitalization,” stated Habib Osman, CEO of Royal Films.
Backed by dedicated service and support Barco will work with Bardan to deliver the full continuum of customer support, from site planning to projector selection, sales and installation, to comprehensive technical assistance.
“It has been our great pleasure to serve Royal Films throughout their decades of growth. Given the commitment to quality and service that we have seen from Barco over the years, we know they will prove to be the most reliable solution for our valued customer,” comments Vilma Benitez, CEO of Bardan Cinema.
Committed to Latin America digital cinema To serve its customers in Latin America, Barco provides 24/7/365 onsite technical support through local service teams, with parts conveniently available from eight parts depots in Latin America. In addition, Barco’s installation and advanced service certification training is available in Sao Paulo, Brazil; Mexico City, Mexico; and Sacramento, California.
“We appreciate Royal Films for their forward-thinking strategy, which will ensure that this new generation of moviegoers enjoys the highest level of cinema entertainment,” comments Ney Corsino, Vice President for Barco Latin America. “Barco and Bardan have partnered on many successful deployments in Latin America, and are committed to serving the needs of Royal Films for the long term.”
About Royal Films Royal Films was established in Colombia in October 1974, with only one movie theater in downtown Barranquilla. In the early years, their growth was concentrated along the coast. They began to expand aggressively throughout the country in the 1990s, growing to 136 screens in 29 locations across 19 cities. Currently, Royal Films is among Colombia’s largest film exhibition companies, with 48 percent of the country’s digital screens and plans to continue growing.
About Bardan Cinema Bardan Cinema has been a leader in the sales of cinema equipment for Latin America and the Caribbean for over 35 years. With a well-established reputation and broad customer base, ranging from independent boutique theaters to large multiplexes, Bardan provides total solutions and services to cinema exhibitors ranging from cinema design, equipment sales, installation, monitoring and LMS/TMS integration. Bardan has established a new Global Network Operations Center in Miami, Florida ( D-Cinema NOC ). The new operations center offers a comprehensive 24/7 monitoring and remote support platform assuring exhibitors the best equipment performance.
About Barco Barco, a global technology company, designs and develops visualization products for a variety of selected professional markets. Barco has its own facilities for Sales & Marketing, Customer Support, R&D and Manufacturing in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. Barco ( NYSE Euronext Brussels: BAR ) is active in more than 90 countries with about 3,900 employees worldwide. Barco posted sales of 1.156 billion euro in 2012.
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