NEWS

APD Launches International Control Room Week to Celebrate Behind-The-Scenes Stars

People | 2018-08-31

Software pioneer APD Communications is launching a special week celebrating the extraordinary work of emergency services call handlers and dispatch teams.


Revealed – The Unsung Heroes Shortlisted for First Control Room Awards

People | 2018-02-01

Nominations for the nine award categories came from more than 40 organisations the length and breadth of the UK, ranging from Police Scotland to North West Ambulance Service and Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service.


FREQUENTIS UK appoints Andy Madge as Managing Director

People | 2018-01-17

Effective January 1, 2018, former Managing Director (MD) of Defence and Intelligence for Lockheed Martin, Andy Madge, joined the Managing Board of Frequentis UK, taking over responsibility for the UK and Ireland subsidiary of Frequentis AG.


Police Air Service Flies the Flag for Control Room Awards

People | 2017-12-20

The organisation that co-ordinates air support for police services in England and Wales has urged full support for the first awards to celebrate the unsung heroes of the UK’s control rooms.


Leading UK Public Safety Organisation backs Control Room Awards

People | 2017-12-11

The British Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (British APCO) is backing the Control Room Awards launched by APD Communications, a company specialising in mission critical, life-saving solutions for the emergency services.


APD in Tandem with Wiltshire Police Team for Cycle Challenge

People | 2017-10-27

Mission critical solutions specialist APD Communications is supporting a Wiltshire Police team on a sponsored cycle ride to raise funds for a guide dogs charity.


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EVENTS

START 2019-05-29END 2019-05-31

Critical Communications World 2019

The meeting place for the international Critical Communications Industry, incorporating the TETRA World Congress. Learn more about Critical Communications technologies and solutions as well as the latest in control rooms.


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VIDEOS

A day in the life of Karima Holmes, Director of Washington, DC’s Office of Unified Communications

Omnitronics Company Intro

BUSINESS INSIDE

Laying good foundations: Control Room Strategy

David Watts, MD at CCD in an interview, discusses the challenges involved in laying good foundations at the early stages of control room projects, and how making good decisions at the outset saves on mistakes later in the process.

PHOTOS

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Critical Control Rooms 2014
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CCW 2014 Singapore

JOB VACANCIES

POLL

Do you think the work of a 112/911 dispatcher is underestimated?
Yes

36%

No

13%

Maybe

34%

Don't know

17%