Hytera Facilitates Award-Winning TETRA Project for Hong Kong Metro
SHENZHEN, China -- March 13, 2014
MTR Corporation Limited, a Hytera client, won "Best Use of TETRA for
Transport" in recently announced 2014 International TETRA Awards. The awarding
was organized by TETRA Today in association with TETRA and Critical
Communications Association (TCCA).
MTR Corporation operates one of the world's busiest rapid transit and light
rail networks in Hong Kong. Around 5.1 million passengers travel with MTR
lines each day, and the trains depart every 2.1 minutes during peak hours.
Reliable communication systems are critical for maintaining its daily
operation. MTR has been using TETRA technology and systems for 10 years, and
has committed to implement a single 800-MHz TETRA system to serve another six
lines as a replacement for the original analog radio system for train and
As a key technology supplier, Hytera has provided dispatch workstations,
fallback room devices, network management systems and train-borne radios for
MTR. Over the last year, the new TETRA network has successfully served around
140 trains and over 60 dispatch workstations in control centers and a fallback
Winning the "Best Use of TETRA for Transport" award, MTR's project truly shows
what TETRA is capable of in a railway environment. Hytera has strong ability
and rich experiences in providing radio communication solutions for railway
transportation and has deployed networks for metros in major cities in China
Founded in 1993 in Shenzhen, China, Hytera has become a key player in the PMR
(Professional Mobile Radio) communication industry with a large client base
covering more than 80 countries and regions worldwide. Hytera values
innovation and invests over 15% of its revenue in Research and Development,
and is actively involved in developing global PMR standards. Hytera is one of
the few radio communication providers that masters in all the three main
stream digital standards, namely TETRA (Terrestrial Trunked Radio), DMR
(Digital Mobile Radio) and PDT (Professional Digital Trunking).
Hytera’s global sales network includes 3 subsidiaries in the US, UK, and
Germany, 14 branches and 8 offices. It responds to customers' needs
immediately through the cooperation with over 600 partners across the world.
Since its establishment, Hytera has set up over 1,000 professional wireless
communication networks and provided solutions to more than 5 million clients.
Iris Wang, +86-755-26972999
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