Tait manages the communications network of one of the largest transport authorities in the world, with over 2 billion journeys made in their network each year. To ensure high-reliability voice and data connections between all buses and dispatch and control centres, proactive monitoring and management of the communications networks is essential.
Not all problems can be solved with standard solutions. Occasionally, a technical or environmental challenge means there is no off-the-shelf product that can give a customer the outcome they need. While other critical communications vendors might say “Sorry, we can’t help you”, at Tait, we see it as an opportunity for us to put our ingenuity to work.
The combination of the extreme conditions of a fireground and handling the necessary PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) makes the environment for effective communications exceedingly challenging. To address these challenges, the fire rescue experts at Tait developed a communications solution that provides greater protection of firefighters, increased operational efficiency, and ease of use. Continue Reading
EA Networks is a Utility company in New Zealand that owns and operates the region’s electricity distribution, and an advanced fiber-optic communications network. The area EA Networks services is vast, often reaching beyond the range of their LMR network, so to keep in contact with workers at all times, EA Networks needed a communications solution that would allow roaming to cellular networks.
EP Petroecuador is the national oil and gas company of Ecuador, specializing in the refinement, storage, transport and sales of oil and gas derivatives both domestically and internationally. Oil and gas form a significant part of the Ecuadorian economy, with state projects supported by revenues from the industry. EP Petroecuador’s activities cover the entire Ecuadorian territory and combines teams from operations, security, and administration.
Australian Air Force Cadets from 210 Squadron, based in Toowoomba, Queensland, recently conducted basic radio communications training using resources from www.taitradioacademy.com.
The cadets learned basic radio procedures, the Phonetic Alphabet, and best practices for radio operation, to ensure clear and concise communications. After a half day classroom session, they put their skills to the test by sending and receiving phonetic alphabet encoded messages using portable radios. These skills will assist the cadets when they complete their... Continue Reading
The Tait TP3 is a flexible and customizable portable radio that offers great value for small businesses. Jensen Steel Fabricators in New Zealand use a fleet of TP3s for yard communications, and have seen great benefits since they were introduced. Continue Reading
Strong partnerships are vital to delivering the flexibility and value that our clients expect from their critical communications solution. We’re proud of the technology and distribution partnerships we have around the world, and we’re pleased to showcase one of our partners, Logic Wireless, illustrating a range of solutions and the effort that goes in to making it all happen. Continue Reading
Tait Technology Partner Essential Trading Systems Corp (ETC) designs and produces a variety of Radio over IP (RoIP) consoles to quickly and easily connect station, branch, and in-field staff, as well as emergency services. Mason County Public Utility District 3 and Golden Valley Electric Association selected Tait radio networks with ETC consoles for reliable and affordable communications solutions. Continue Reading
The Environment Canterbury Harbourmaster’s Office is responsible for managing all maritime-related activities that may affect safe vessel navigation on Canterbury’s many waterways. The Harbourmaster’s Office oversees all rivers, lakes, harbours, and ports in the region, as well as coastal areas up to 12 nautical miles offshore.
The Harbourmaster’s work includes the operation of cruise ships and commercial vessels, plus a wide range of recreational boating activities. Their main concern is safety, and ensuring the safe and efficient management of ships in... Continue Reading