Spidercam GmbH and Gearhouse Broadcast announce new strategic partnership in Australia

Spidercam, the world leading fly by wire camera system owner and Gearhouse Broadcast, a leading outside broadcast service provider, have today announced a new strategic partnership to accelerate growth in the adoption, service and support of the Spidercam system in Australia and New Zealand.

Gearhouse will use its deep live event experience and breadth of operation to support the expansion of use of Spidercam, enabling many more broadcasters, producers and directors to take advantage of the unique view that a Spidercam system offers to their production.

Spidercam will continue to provide the high quality engineered systems whilst Gearhouse will adopt responsibility for marketing the system locally, providing all crew and service support to customers in Australia and New Zealand alongside local maintenance and logistics.


Herbert Neff, CEO of Spidercam Holding GmbH said “we are delighted to be working with Gearhouse as a partner in developing the market for Spidercam and supporting many more users of the camera system locally.”


John Newton, CEO of Gearhouse added “we are very happy to be working with such a unique and high quality system that enables us to offer our existing and many potential new customers something quite different.”

About Spidercam Holding GmbH
Spidercam GmbH is an Austrian based high-tech machinery manufacturer and broadcast equipment rental provider, best known for the “spidercam” system, a computerized cable camera robot. The cable suspended camera system is widely used across international broadcasting events.


About Gearhouse Broadcast
Gearhouse Broadcast is a market leader in the field of broadcast services and specialises in broadcast equipment rental, equipment sales, project solutions and systems integration. Operating globally from its offices in the UK, US, Australia, Qatar and France, the company offers huge experience and a proven track record in delivering major world sporting and entertainment events.