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Bulgaria’s TETRA network is being upgraded by Airbus and Telcom Engineering

Bulgaria’s TETRA network is being upgraded by Airbus and Telcom Engineering

Airbus and Bulgaria’s Telcom Engineering Ltd have received a contract award to extend and modernise the public security network of the Bulgarian Ministry of Interior (MoI). The contract was signed mid-April this year and the final acceptance was gra…

Sam Fenwick, 30th October 2017
America’s largest high school gets a new DAS system for cellular public safety comms

America’s largest high school gets a new DAS system for cellular public safety comms

Cobham Wireless and a number of other organisations, including local first responders, have provided Evanston Township High School (ETHS), in Evanston, Illinois, with a 4G LTE cellular and public safety communications solution, based on Cobham Wireless&rs…

Sam Fenwick, 25th October 2017
Saudi Ministry of the Interior’s unified security operations centre

Saudi Ministry of the Interior’s unified security operations centre

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has used Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure’s computer-aided dispatch technology Intergraph during the two most recent Hajj and Umrah seasons. According to the company, the solution was implemented in 2015 as part of th…

Philip Mason, 24th October 2017
Plextek joins the TCCA

Plextek joins the TCCA

UK-based engineering company Plextek has joined the TCCA, the global representative organisation for critical communications. Plextek is engaged in the development of solutions for both Long-Term Evolution (LTE) and digital Professional Mo…

Sam Fenwick, 24th October 2017
Belgium: ASTRID launches the next generation of its Blue Light Mobile service

Belgium: ASTRID launches the next generation of its Blue Light Mobile service

ASTRID, the specialist telecoms operator for Belgium's emergency and security services, today (18 October) launched the next generation of its Blue Light Mobile service, which will provide users with secure and priority access to the country’s three…

Sam Fenwick, 18th October 2017
Australia: Radlink to deliver TETRA network for railway use in Central Queensland

Australia: Radlink to deliver TETRA network for railway use in Central Queensland

Radlink Communications is set to deliver what it claims will be “one of the largest, most technologically advanced radio networks in Australia” after securing a contract with Aurizon, Australia's largest rail freight operator. The network is …

Sam Fenwick, 17th October 2017
StreamWIDE joins the TCCA

StreamWIDE joins the TCCA

StreamWIDE, a Paris-based communication software technology provider has joined the TETRA and Critical Communications Association (TCCA), the representative organisation for the worldwide critical communications community.  StreamWIDE specialis…

Sam Fenwick, 17th October 2017
Austria: Frequentis and Hexagon selected to provide a nationwide command and control system for public safety

Austria: Frequentis and Hexagon selected to provide a nationwide command and control system for public safety

Frequentis and Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure have been selected to supply mission-critical technologies for the "ELKOS Austria" project, a nationwide, unified command and communication system, that is seeking to streamline the incident management pr…

Sam Fenwick, 4th October 2017
Hytera’s new TETRA handheld radio: the PT560H

Hytera’s new TETRA handheld radio: the PT560H

Hytera has introduced a new TETRA handheld radio, the PT560H. The PT560H is a close relative of the PT580H Plus and according to the company, “offers the entire spectrum of TETRA features in an ergonomic and ruggedised housing.” T…

Sam Fenwick, 3rd October 2017