Multivid's attention to quality brings new lease on life to Witspos mail Depot.

August '99 CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

Multivid was recently awarded the CCTV upgrade of the control system and auto dome PTZ cameras installation at the Witspos Mail Sorting Depot, Ormonde. The SA Post Office Security and Investigations Department for the Witwatersrand Region, under the leadership of Baldwin Neshunzhi decided to upgrade the existing system as it no longer fulfilled their needs.

The new control system is based on the high quality Panasonic matrix and multiplexer combination, which allows for 128 inputs to the matrix and 96 multiplexed images to the triplexers. The new 16 channel Panasonic Triplexer with integrated telemetry control facilities can record and play back while at the same time viewing one of the played back pictures in realtime for alarm recording purposes.

Said Anton Johl, Sales and Marketing Director of Multivid, "The requirement at Witspos is a complex one, with ever changing requirements that had to be considered when engineering the new solution." The system will now comprise 30 high-speed auto domes with auto-focusing capabilities, together with 68 high resolution fixed cameras for general surveillance of the open plan areas.

Added Johl, "Lightning protection engineering formed a fair portion of the cost of the upgrade and only approved mains, video and data protection devices were considered. It is imperative when engineering a lightning protection solution that all aspects of surges are taken into consideration. This was not previously addressed and resulted in many failures due to the lack of surge protection."

Multivid is an ISO 9002 listed company with Jan De Beer, the Technical Director, being the quality management professional. This quality system guarantees the client of the best possible result when addressing any of the turnkey electronic security requirements such as fire detection, access control, audio evacuation, CCTV and intrusion.

For details contact Anton Johl, Sales and Marketing Director of Multivid on tel: (011) 894 7127 or cell: 083 225 1499.





Share this article:
Share via emailShare via LinkedInPrint this page



Further reading:

Retail solutions beyond security
Issue 8 2020, Axis Communications SA, Technews Publishing, Hikvision South Africa , Editor's Choice, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
The need for security technology to deliver more than videos of people falling or stealing from retail stores is greater than ever.

Read more...
A ‘step-change’ in tracking and monitoring
Issue 8 2020, Dahua Technology South Africa , CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Products
View an overall scene while monitoring a specific person or vehicle, or obtain a panoramic view while being able to zoom in and track particular targets.

Read more...
AI-powered hardhat detection
Issue 8 2020, Hikvision South Africa , Industrial (Industry), CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
Hardhats save lives, but only if people wear them. Intelligent, AI-powered hardhat cameras are helping to ensure workers in dangerous locations stay safe at all times.

Read more...
LPR is an integrated solution
CCTV Handbook 2021, DeepAlert, XtraVision, Technews Publishing , CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
The power of LPR is only experienced when it is integrated with other technologies, from video analytics and AI, through to connecting to external databases.

Read more...
Video storage focused on Milestone
CCTV Handbook 2021 , CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
Video Storage Solutions (VSS) was formed with the single objective of providing system integrators who are part of the Milestone Community with verified video recording and storage appliances through authorised distributors.

Read more...
Thermal perimeter and fire protection
CCTV Handbook 2021, Hikvision South Africa , CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
Hikvision has launched HeatPro, a new thermal series of cameras designed to provide affordable all-weather deterrent and alerts, specifically aimed at perimeter protection and fire prevention applications.

Read more...
360° thermal detection
CCTV Handbook 2021, XtraVision , CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
Thermal Radar is a network-based thermal surveillance and detection solution providing constant 360° situational awareness.

Read more...
Cloud surveillance options from AWS
CCTV Handbook 2021, Technews Publishing , CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
The idea of doing away with the task of managing your own IT infrastructure and simply using a reliable and scalable infrastructure, provided by and managed by someone else, seems like a good idea.

Read more...
Video security primer released
CCTV Handbook 2021, Eagle Eye Networks , CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
The right video management system can make an organisation smarter and more efficient, as well as more secure according to Eagle Eye Networks’ new guide in evaluating cloud video surveillance systems.

Read more...
Flexibility for parking management
CCTV Handbook 2021 , CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
With intelligent video analytics smart security cameras can provide parking operators with increased flexibility using an open IoT platform that allows security cameras to run LPR applications as well as vehicle counting, fire/smoke and hazard detection and integrations with payment solutions.

Read more...