- telent’s pedestrian crossing timer keeps London traffic moving| 15 11 2010
With traffic flow a major concern in the capital, the new traffic signals make it easier for pedestrians to judge how much time they have to cross the road, so they can cross safely.
The digital timers are the first of their kind to be used in the UK. They are the product of the recent telent/Swarco collaboration agreement, combining Swarco’s leading edge urban traffic products, with telent’s renowned industry experience and proven service delivery.
- telent awarded contract to upgrade and extend Dockland Light Railway’s Local Area Network| 08 11 2010
The network expansion project will see the size of the DLR’s Local Area Network (LAN) double to encompass 46 stations and 26 power substations, and the entire network will be faster, more resilient and scaleable. telent will undertake the detailed network design and carry out full network configuration, testing and verification.
- Steve Pears appointed Director of telent’s reorganised Rail business| 02 11 2010
The internal move is designed to enable telent to leverage synergies across its mainline and light rail activities and thus enhance operational efficiency. The company’s reorganised Rail business has an annual turnover of over £60 million and employs around 500 permanent staff.
- telent raises more than £50,000 for the NSPCC| 21 10 2010
Nineteen teams, each made up of four people, took part in the tournament at The Lambourne Golf Club in Buckinghamshire in September 2010.
- telent ranked 45th in Top Track 250| 18 10 2010
telent was one of only a handful of technology companies in the list which shines a spotlight on organisations whose turnover puts them just outside Britain’s top 100 private companies.
The Top Track 250 was compiled on behalf of the Sunday Times by research company Fast Track using data from accounts filed at Companies House. The full ‘league table’ can be accessed at www.fasttrack.co.uk
- telent sponsors Light Rail Awards| 06 10 2010
The annual awards ceremony - the first within the industry to recognise excellence in both operators and industry suppliers - is being held this evening at The Honourable Artillery Company, London.
telent’s Employee/Team of the Year award will recognise the unsung heroes of light rail – individuals or teams who have gone beyond the call of duty to enrich passenger experience or significantly improve metropolitan rail systems.
- Presenting telent’s In-vehicle communications services| 06 09 2010
The event brings together delegates from the UK and International Police Services as well as other enforcement agencies, emergency services and government departments.
Having installed voice and data equipment in over 10,000 vehicles as part of the Firelink Programme and with contracts to provide maintenance services for over 8,000 emergency services vehicles across the UK, telent has a solid track record in this market.
Join us at NAPFM to find out how we can cover every aspect of your in-vehicle communications, leaving you free to concentrate on your core business.
- The NEC chooses telent for contact centre solution| 24 06 2010
telent will provide a turnkey soft-ware based call recording solution encompassing installation, commissioning and integration, as well as support and maintenance, for calls made by customers to buy tickets for music, theatre and sporting events at venues across the country.
- BT Global Services awards telent frame contract for Enterprise voice field maintenance services| 14 06 2010
The three-year framework contract provides telent with the opportunity to supply a range of assurance and professional services for BT Global Services and their customers, across large and often complex multi-vendor estates. These networks range from small PBX switches through to large unified communications platforms and call centre applications.
- telent awarded SISS maintenance contract by Northern Rail| 04 05 2010
telent’s highly skilled telecoms engineers will provide a 24/7/365 maintenance and support service covering public address systems, public help points and Customer Information Systems (CIS). The contract, which lasts for 5 years, stretches from Derbyshire to the Scottish Borders and from the west coast to the east coast of England.
- telent to deliver retail communications for a new ticket hall at Stratford International Station for Westfield| 28 04 2010
The new ticket hall will form an integral part of the larger retail and leisure development, Westfield Stratford City, which will be the gateway to the Olympic Park and will provide access to Stratford’s major transport interchanges for the Network Rail, London Underground and Docklands Light Rail as well as international rail links. Westfield Stratford City forms part of the wider regeneration of east London and the infrastructure is a crucial component of the master plan.
- telent reaches another major milestone with BSkyB| 26 04 2010
telent manages the volume deployment, installation, commissioning and systems integration, of access equipment as part of Sky Network Services Local Loop Unbundling programme (LLU), as well as the supply of associated installation materials. telent also marshals, configures and tests equipment in its National Distribution Centre before roll-out into the field, as well as providing first line maintenance and 24x7 support for Sky’s ADSL portfolio.
- Network Rail awards telent two telecoms framework contracts| 21 04 2010
telent, the technology services company, has been awarded two telecoms framework contracts by Network Rail covering its Western and South East Regions.
Under the framework contracts, telent will provide the telecoms equipment and services necessary to renew Network Rail’s operational railway communication networks and systems over the next 12-18 months.
- telent and Swarco collaborate| 08 04 2010
Announced at the Intertraffic exhibition in Amsterdam, the agreement is for five years and combines Swarco’s technical expertise and leading edge urban traffic products with telent’s industry experience and proven service delivery.
The first products to emerge from the partnership into the market will be the new range of Optima Traffic Signal Controllers and ancillary products which will be released in the 2nd quarter of 2010.
- Don't miss telent at Nemex 2010| 06 04 2010
NEMEX is the UK’s leading energy and renewables event, and is well positioned to offer innovative technology and tackle new challenges within the energy market. Large Multinationals, SMEs and the Public Sector attend NEMEX with a desire to source energy solutions; including energy management systems and energy efficient technologies.
Visit telent at stand S18 to discover more about our Intelligent Building Management solutions, including:
- telent delivers award winning new Local Area Network and Public Address system on the Docklands Light Railway| 22 03 2010
Serco Docklands, the first company in the UK to deploy such a system, selected telent in 2008 to undertake the system design and implementation of both the LAN network and PA system capitalising on telent’s extensive rail, IT and acoustic consultancy expertise.
- telent and Atos Origin sponsor Future of Station Design conference and announce industry partnership| 19 03 2010
The two companies intend to work together to enable a safer and richer passenger experience, combined with more effective and efficient station operation. Good news for passengers and rail operators alike.
- London Underground saves more than £100m through streamlined maintenance contracts| 02 03 2010
The directorate, which carries out all routine maintenance across the Bakerloo, Central, Victoria, Waterloo & City, Circle, Hammersmith & City, District and Metropolitan lines, has let the contracts after a full-scale review of procurement from third-party suppliers.
Previous procurement of goods and services had meant that 56 suppliers were engaged by the Maintenance directorate, with 99 individual contracts.
- Don’t miss telent at Intertraffic 2010| 12 02 2010
The show is one of the biggest events in the Traffic industry’s calendar, bringing together over 800 suppliers of infrastructure, ITS, traffic management, safety and parking solutions.
Visit telent at stand 10.220 to discover how we are leading the way in traffic technology services, providing a wide range of products and services including;
Traffic Controllers - The new Optima range of traffic and pedestrian control products
Signal Heads - Leading the way in high specification low power products
- UTStarcom Joins With telent to Integrate, Resell Custom NGN Solutions in the United Kingdom| 04 02 2010
UTStarcom's mSwitch® NGN products will be packaged with telent's technology services solutions to create a new Next Generation Network (NGN) solution set designed to specifically address the needs of UK operators in refreshing their existing networks and providing for the future deployment of multimedia services over packet-based access technologies.
Building on NGN successes in Europe and Asia Pacific, this strategic agreement enables UTStarcom to expand the reach and impact of its global mSwitch® solutions into the UK and Ireland.
- telent awarded Station Information and Surveillance Systems contract by First Great Western| 01 02 2010
This contract, the largest award of its kind by a Train Operating Company (TOC), will see the installation phase of the contract completed by November 2010 and maintenance of the systems continuing till 2015. The contract covers in excess of 400 new Customer Information System (CIS) screens, 500 new speakers and 150 CCTV cameras as well as all associated structures being installed and supported across First Great Western’s estate.
- New online Services Tool and Catalogue launched| 28 01 2010
telent provide a vast array of services from Acoustic Design to Voice over IP and you can now find out more about each of these in one comprehensive guide. Our Service Catalogue provides a description of over 140 telent service lines with signposts to where you can find further information and details of who you would need to contact to find out more.
- telent exceeds target and raises over £60,000 for the NSPCC| 12 01 2010
To reach this total, telent staff were significantly involved in numerous fund raisings activities including; sports challenges such as the London Marathon and the charity’s national Big Bike Ride, collections at offices and London Underground stations, raffles, auctions and through the company’s salary donation scheme.
telent’s customers, suppliers and partners have also helped through supporting the company’s fifth annual charity golf day, which alone raised over £54,000, operating a mobile phone recycling scheme and general donations.