Taipei, TAIWAN—Mar 15, 2006
Barco wins first Digital Cinema project in Taiwan
Visualization leader Barco is pleased to announce that it has won its first digital
cinema project in Taiwan continuing a string of successes in Digital Cinema in
the Far East.
Barco in partnership with Linfair Engineering & Trading Ltd. won the order to
supply its leading DP100 2K digital cinema projectors. In choosing Barco,
Ambassador Theatres Company were able to successfully complete their project in
a relatively short time frame. This reconfirms Barco’s strength both in
technology and operations.
Barco has achieved over 85% market share within the Digital Cinema sector in
mainland China and Hong Kong over the last 3 years. Hence Barco is widely
considered the region’s leading Digital Cinema center of competence.
Mr. Duncan Zhang, Chairman of Linfair said, “We are delighted to work with Barco
because their excellent technology, quality support, and operational excellence.
We are very impressed by Barco‘s determination and commitment to this market”.
Frank Christiaens, Managing Director Barco China stated, “This win is important
to us for several reasons. It firmly establishes Barco in the Taiwan market as
the partner of choice for Digital Cinema solutions. Also it clearly shows our
renewed commitment to the Taiwan market and our newly appointed business partner
Linfair. We believe that our new team has found the right formula to address the
Taiwan market and I look forward to working with Duncan and his team to supply
Taiwan with a state-of-the-art Digital Cinema network.”