A greener packaging solution for Tait base stations has been adopted following some diligent work by our Christchurch headquarters-based Design Engineer Malcolm Falconer.

Instead of being shipped inside a foam insert, the TB7300 equipment will be packed in a molded structure formed of recycled paper fiber, much like the material used for egg cartons. Testing showed the new insert outperforms the current foam insert in protecting the valuable equipment from vibration and being dropped.
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Tait Communications has been chosen by Transport for London (TfL) to replace the British capital city’s bus radio communications system with a new digital mobile radio system.

The agreement will see Christchurch-headquartered Tait Communications manufacture and replace both the communications infrastructure providing coverage across Greater London and the terminal equipment on London’s fleet of almost 10,000 buses. The contract was signed in London on March 23rd at an event hosted by New Zealand’s High Commissioner, His Excellency the Rt... Continue Reading

Mobile World Congress (MWC) is the world’s leading mobile industry event, with this year’s event attracting over 107,000 visitors to Barcelona and uniting nearly 800 operators with more than 300 companies in the mobile ecosystem. Attendees include everyone from handset and device makers through to software companies, equipment providers, and internet companies.

The event organizers use a Tait digital mobile radio (DMR) network to keep their widespread workforce connected and ensure the event runs smoothly and safely. Tait solutions... Continue Reading

For decades, Tait has held to three core values: Commitment to Listen, Courage to Act, and Integrity to Deliver what we promise. Inspired by our founder, Sir Angus Tait, ​our values drive the way we aim to interact with our customers, employees, and the communities in which we operate. While we’re not always perfect in living these values, it is something we constantly strive to achieve.

Today we would like to explain what these values mean to us and provide some examples of how we’ve lived them out.
Commitment to Listen
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At the end of January, Tait staff from around the world traveled to our Christchurch, New Zealand headquarters for our global conference. The week-long event was full of sessions focused on learning more about our customers and how we can better serve them.

Tait CEO Garry Diack chats with members of the Brazil team

 

Informative presentations were given by our global industry executives – Bruce Magee, Jon Rackham, Jeff McElroy, and Jamie Bishop – which helped our teams from across the world to learn much more about our customers in key industries. We were... Continue Reading

TeamTalk to ensure continuity of resilient communications by partnering with Tait Communications.
TeamTalk Limited, the publicly listed telecommunications services provider, who are the largest provider of commercial mobile radio communications services and solutions throughout New Zealand, today announced that it has selected Christchurch-headquartered Tait Communications to supply and build its new nationwide Tier III Digital Mobile Radio network. Continue Reading

2017 has been another busy year at Tait, and as always we’ve aspired to bring you informative, interesting and valuable content. With a wide range of topics through the year, we’ve seen our subject matter broaden from traditional radio to multi-bearer communications solutions! Take a look below at our Top 5 most popular blogs published in 2017.

1. Tait Foundation – Brooke Collis of St John
The Tait Foundation supports efforts to help ambulance officers gain higher qualifications and skills.  Hear Brooke’s story, and find out what she dreams of achieving with her study in Health... Continue Reading

This month, the Tait NZ team held their annual summit for the national dealer network in Queenstown, New Zealand. More than 80 attendees representing dealers from all over the country, staff from Tait Communications and Logic Wireless, as well as a handful of Tait Technology Partners, gathered in the beautiful adventure capital.

Senior Design Engineers Jeremy Campbell and Daniel Hughes presented live demonstrations of features like WiFi Over the Air Programming (OTAP) on Enable Fleet, geofencing on mobile radios, and a Satellite Worker Safety solution.

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In early March, almost 100 Tait partners attended the Tait European Partner Forum events, which were held in Duxford, UK and Munich, Germany. The forums introduced our Unified Critical Communications portfolio, including UnifyVoice and UnifyVehicle. A unique and memorable UnifyVoice “treasure hunt” allowed our partners to get up close and personal with these solutions in a fun, interactive way.

“The Duxford event was probably the best Tait event I have attended in my long years of partnership so far, and I am looking forward to next year,” said one partner from Jescom in Italy.

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At Tait, we strive to provide free educational content that gives you all the information you need to make the best decisions for your organization. Connection magazine is an online publication about the current trends in critical communications with insights from a range of industry experts. Our latest issue is available now, full of interesting, informative articles about the latest in critical communications. Read Connection online now, or get the app for iOS or android.

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