Published on : Wednesday, July 16, 2014
As part of the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre’s on-going efforts to ensure the delivery of world-class services to delegates and visitors alike, the facility has invested over RM500,000to enhance security services with the purchase of a digital walkie-talkie system comprising 200 walkie-talkies and five portable radio repeaters.
According tothe Centre’s Deputy General Manager, Simon Lomas, the new system provides increased range and coverage, minimises ‘blind spots’ and offers simultaneous transmission thus “allowing our team to respond swiftly in the event of an incident.
“The boosted signal strength has expanded our coverage area to a 10km radius and being able to simultaneously communicate with each other andradio for assistance without interruptionor dispatch security or emergency respondersto asituation without delay will definitely benefit both our guests and team members.”
Running on the Centre’s IP network, the digital walkie-talkie system features include simultaneous multiple person conversations; push-to-talk capabilities that deliverincreased capacity and spectrum efficiency;integrated data communications; and enhanced voice capability so there is no noise interference.